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Dental Hygienist Schools
In Gresham, Oregon

The city of Gresham has only one school where dental hygienist faculty can find employment. The trends in Gresham's dental hygienist academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes dental hygienist training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Gresham Vs. Oregon Dental Hygienist Employment

Gresham 1,800
Oregon 2,920

Exactly 1,800 of the 2,920 dental hygienists employed in Oregon, work in Gresham. Between 2006 and 2010, in Gresham, there has been a 1% growth in the number of dental hygienists. Overall employment in Gresham has also increased.

Gresham 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: Gresham

Dental Hygienist VS. All professions salaries in Gresham

$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 Gresham
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Gresham

Salaries for dental hygienists in Gresham have increased. In 2010 Gresham dental hygienists earned an average yearly salary of $78,570. The average salary for dental hygienists in Gresham was $72,810 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of dental hygienists in Gresham is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Dental hygienists in Gresham

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Dental hygienists make a median salary of $79,480 per year in Gresham. The 10% of dental hygienists in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $64,500 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $94,180 per year.

Average Salaries for Dental hygienists and related professions in Gresham

Public Health
Health Science
Dental Hygienist

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

Educational Trends

Dental Hygienist schools in Gresham


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

Dental Hygienist Programs Offered In Gresham


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

Student Completed Dental Hygienist Degrees In Gresham


In 2010 approximately 16 students completed dental hygienist courses.

Dental Hygienist Faculty Salaries in Gresham, Oregon

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