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Dental Hygienist Schools
In Forest Grove, Oregon

There is only one dental hygienist school in Forest Grove for faculty to choose from. The trends in Forest Grove's dental hygienist academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes dental hygienist training at the dental hygienist bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Forest Grove Vs. Oregon Dental Hygienist Employment

Forest Grove 1,800
Oregon 2,920

Exactly 1,800 of the 2,920 dental hygienists employed in Oregon, work in Forest Grove. The number of dental hygienists in Forest Grove has grown by 1% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Forest Grove has also increased.

Forest Grove Vs. Oregon Dental Hygienist employment growth

2,800 2,860 3,110 2,700 2,920
1,790 1,940 2,120 1,590 1,800
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Oregon
  • Dark Yellow: Forest Grove

Dental Hygienist VS. All professions salaries in Forest Grove

$72,810 $75,180 $77,600 $78,730 $78,570
$41,750 $43,370 $45,060 $46,080 $46,970
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Dental Hygienist in Forest Grove
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Forest Grove

In Forest Grove, salaries for dental hygienists have increased. Forest Grove dental hygienists made $78,570 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for dental hygienists in Forest Grove was $72,810 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Forest Grove.

Salary percentiles for Dental hygienists in Forest Grove

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Dental hygienists in Forest Grove earn a median salary of $79,480 per year. The difference in pay between the dental hygienists in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 46%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $64,500 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $94,180 per year.

Average Salaries for Dental hygienists and related professions in Forest Grove

Public Health
Health Science
Dental Hygienist

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

Educational Trends

Dental Hygienist schools in Forest Grove


There is only one accredited dental hygienist school in the city. Many of Forest Grove's dental hygienists are graduates of this school.

Dental Hygienist Programs Offered In Forest Grove


Forest Grove's dental hygienist school offers one dental hygienist degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Dental Hygienist Degrees In Forest Grove


In 2010 approximately 29 students graduated from dental hygienist courses.

Dental Hygienist Faculty Salaries in Forest Grove, Oregon

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