Dental Hygienist Schools
In Gary, Indiana

Dental Hygienist faculty can choose to work at only one dental hygienist school in Gary. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of dental hygienist and dental hygienist education in Gary, which includes dental hygienist training at the dental hygienist associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Gary Vs. Indiana Dental Hygienist Employment

Gary 370
Indiana 3,660

Exactly 370 of Indiana's 3,660 dental hygienists work in Gary. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of dental hygienists in Gary has grown by 6%. As the number of dental hygienists in Gary has increased, overall employment in Gary has also increased.

Gary Vs. Indiana Dental Hygienist employment growth

4,140 4,010 3,990 3,980 3,660
350 340 350 280 370
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Indiana
  • Dark Yellow: Gary

Dental Hygienist VS. All professions salaries in Gary

$59,220 $60,900 $64,240 $67,680 $69,590
$35,520 $37,010 $38,530 $38,920 $39,680
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Dental Hygienist in Gary
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Gary

Salaries for dental hygienists in Gary have increased. In 2010 dental hygienists in Gary reportedly earned an average salary of $69,590 per year. The average salary for dental hygienists in Gary was $59,220 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Gary.

Salary percentiles for Dental hygienists in Gary

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Dental hygienists in Gary earn a median salary of $69,490 per year. The 10% of dental hygienists in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $60,770 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $83,150 per year.

Average Salaries for Dental hygienists and related professions in Gary

Public Health
Health Science
Dental Hygienist

Gary dental hygienists have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Dental Hygienist schools in Gary


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

Dental Hygienist Programs Offered In Gary


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

Student Completed Dental Hygienist Degrees In Gary


Approximately 23 students graduated from dental hygienist courses in 2010.

Dental Hygienist Faculty Salaries in Gary, Indiana

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