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Dental Hygienist Schools
In Paducah, Kentucky

The city of Paducah has only one school where dental hygienist faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of dental hygienist and dental hygienist education in Paducah, which includes dental hygienist training at the dental hygienist certificate level.


Professional Trends

Paducah Vs. Kentucky Dental Hygienist Employment

Paducah 140
Kentucky 1,690

Exactly 140 of the 1,690 dental hygienists employed in Kentucky, work in Paducah. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of dental hygienists in Paducah has shrunk by 0%. As the number of dental hygienists in Paducah has decreased, overall employment in Paducah has increased.

Paducah Vs. Kentucky Dental Hygienist employment growth

1,800 1,720 1,790 1,610 1,690
140 100 100 No data 140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kentucky
  • Dark Yellow: Paducah

Dental Hygienist VS. All professions salaries in Paducah

$47,360 $51,870 $52,550 No data $61,730
$30,690 $31,960 $33,520 No data $35,540
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Dental Hygienist in Paducah
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Paducah

Salaries for dental hygienists in Paducah have increased. In 2010 dental hygienists in Paducah reportedly earned an average salary of $61,730 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for dental hygienists in Paducah was $47,360 per year. The growth in the salary of dental hygienists in Paducah is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Dental hygienists in Paducah

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Dental hygienists in Paducah make a median yearly salary of $56,960. The difference in pay between the dental hygienists in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 98%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $46,380 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $91,980 per year.

Average Salaries for Dental hygienists and related professions in Paducah

Public Health
Dental Hygienist
Health Science

On average dental hygienists in Paducah earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Paducah.

Educational Trends

Dental Hygienist schools in Paducah


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

Dental Hygienist Programs Offered In Paducah


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

Student Completed Dental Hygienist Degrees In Paducah


Approximately 16 students graduated from dental hygienist courses in 2010.

Dental Hygienist Faculty Salaries in Paducah, Kentucky

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