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Dental Hygienist Schools
In Galesburg, Illinois

The city of Galesburg has only one school where dental hygienist faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in dental hygienist in the city of Galesburg, which encompasses dental hygienist training at the dental hygienist associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Galesburg Vs. Illinois Dental Hygienist Employment

Galesburg 240
Illinois 8,210

Exactly 240 of Illinois' 8,210 dental hygienists work in Galesburg. As the employment for dental hygienists in Galesburg has increased, overall employment in Galesburg has also increased.

Galesburg Vs. Illinois Dental Hygienist employment growth

6,110 7,320 7,370 7,300 8,210
No data 180 240 No data 240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Galesburg

Dental Hygienist VS. All professions salaries in Galesburg

$40,270 $43,900 $49,570 No data $54,120
$31,770 $32,780 $34,170 No data $35,540
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Dental Hygienist in Galesburg
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Galesburg

In Galesburg, salaries for dental hygienists have increased. In 2010 Galesburg dental hygienists earned an average yearly salary of $54,120. The average salary for dental hygienists in Galesburg was $40,270 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of dental hygienists in Galesburg is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Dental hygienists in Galesburg

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Dental hygienists make a median salary of $54,300 per year in Galesburg. The difference in pay between the dental hygienists in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 126%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $34,180 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $77,200 per year.

Average Salaries for Dental hygienists and related professions in Galesburg

Dental Hygienist
Public Health
Health Science

Dental hygienist salaries in Galesburg are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Dental Hygienist schools in Galesburg


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

Dental Hygienist Programs Offered In Galesburg


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

Student Completed Dental Hygienist Degrees In Galesburg


In 2010 approximately 22 students completed dental hygienist courses.

Dental Hygienist Faculty Salaries in Galesburg, Illinois

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