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Dental Hygienist Schools
In Gardner, Massachusetts

The city of Gardner has only one school where dental hygienist faculty can find employment. The trends in Gardner'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 associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Gardner Vs. Massachusetts Dental Hygienist Employment

Gardner 100
Massachusetts 5,850

Of the 5,850 dental hygienists employed in Massachusetts, 100 work in Gardner. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of dental hygienists in Gardner has shrunk by 29%. Overall employment in Gardner has also decreased.

Gardner Vs. Massachusetts Dental Hygienist employment growth

5,480 5,800 5,570 5,890 5,850
140 150 170 130 100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Massachusetts
  • Dark Yellow: Gardner

Dental Hygienist VS. All professions salaries in Gardner

$69,800 $72,510 $73,650 $73,410 $69,690
$38,000 $39,000 $39,510 $40,060 $40,920
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Dental Hygienist in Gardner
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Gardner

Salaries for dental hygienists in Gardner have decreased. Gardner dental hygienists made $69,690 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for dental hygienists in Gardner was $69,800 per year. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Gardner.

Salary percentiles for Dental hygienists in Gardner

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Dental hygienists make a median salary of $71,780 per year in Gardner. The 10% of dental hygienists in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $47,150 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $90,600 per year.

Average Salaries for Dental hygienists and related professions in Gardner

Health Science
Public Health
Dental Hygienist

On average dental hygienist salaries in Gardner are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Dental Hygienist schools in Gardner


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

Dental Hygienist Programs Offered In Gardner


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

Student Completed Dental Hygienist Degrees In Gardner


In 2010 approximately 13 students graduated from dental hygienist courses.

Dental Hygienist Faculty Salaries in Gardner, Massachusetts

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