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Dental Hygienist Schools
In Newton, Massachusetts

Dental Hygienist faculty can choose to work at only one dental hygienist school in Newton. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in dental hygienist in the city of Newton, which encompasses dental hygienist training at the dental hygienist associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Newton Vs. Massachusetts Dental Hygienist Employment

Newton 2,510
Massachusetts 5,850

Of the 5,850 dental hygienists employed in Massachusetts, 2,510 work in Newton. The number of dental hygienists in Newton has grown by 26% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for dental hygienists in Newton has increased, overall employment in Newton has also increased.

Newton Vs. Massachusetts Dental Hygienist employment growth

5,480 5,800 5,570 5,890 5,850
1,990 2,310 2,080 2,370 2,510
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Massachusetts
  • Dark Yellow: Newton

Dental Hygienist VS. All professions salaries in Newton

$73,180 $75,750 $79,010 $81,120 $76,980
$52,100 $54,000 $56,060 $58,330 $59,410
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Dental Hygienist in Newton
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Newton

In Newton, salaries for dental hygienists have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $76,980 per year was earned by dental hygienists in Newton. Dental hygienists in Newton made a yearly average salary of $73,180, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Newton.

Salary percentiles for Dental hygienists in Newton

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90th percentile

Dental hygienists in Newton make a median yearly salary of $79,400. The difference in pay between the dental hygienists in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 61%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $58,330 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $93,760 per year.

Average Salaries for Dental hygienists and related professions in Newton

Public Health
Dental Hygienist
Health Science

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

Educational Trends

Dental Hygienist schools in Newton


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

Dental Hygienist Programs Offered In Newton


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

Student Completed Dental Hygienist Degrees In Newton


In 2010 approximately 20 students graduated from dental hygienist courses.

Dental Hygienist Faculty Salaries in Newton, Massachusetts

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