Dental Hygienist Schools
In Cumberland, Maryland

In Cumberland, there is only one dental hygienist school where dental hygienist faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of dental hygienist and dental hygienist education in Cumberland, which includes dental hygienist training at the dental hygienist associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Cumberland Vs. Maryland Dental Hygienist Employment

Cumberland 50
Maryland 2,490

Exactly 50 of Maryland's 2,490 dental hygienists work in Cumberland. The number of dental hygienists in Cumberland has shrunk by 37% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for dental hygienists in Cumberland has decreased, overall employment in Cumberland has increased.

Cumberland Vs. Maryland Dental Hygienist employment growth

2,900 2,750 2,640 2,430 2,490
80 80 60 40 50
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Maryland
  • Dark Yellow: Cumberland

Dental Hygienist VS. All professions salaries in Cumberland

$37,270 $39,530 $55,850 $62,200 $59,660
$31,730 $33,310 $34,920 $36,100 $37,410
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Dental Hygienist in Cumberland
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Cumberland

Salaries for dental hygienists in Cumberland have increased. In 2010 Cumberland dental hygienists earned an average yearly salary of $59,660. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for dental hygienists in Cumberland was $37,270 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Cumberland.

Salary percentiles for Dental hygienists in Cumberland

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Dental hygienists make a median salary of $56,650 per year in Cumberland. The difference in pay between the dental hygienists in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 34%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $49,670 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $66,620 per year.

Average Salaries for Dental hygienists and related professions in Cumberland

Health Science
Dental Hygienist
Public Health

Dental hygienist salaries in Cumberland are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Dental Hygienist schools in Cumberland


Many of Cumberland's dental hygienists are graduates of the only accredited dental hygienist school in the city.

Dental Hygienist Programs Offered In Cumberland


There is one degree and certificate program in dental hygienist offered by Cumberland's dental hygienist school.

Student Completed Dental Hygienist Degrees In Cumberland


Approximately 33 students graduated from dental hygienist courses in 2010.

Dental Hygienist Faculty Salaries in Cumberland, Maryland

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