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Dental Hygienist Schools
In Prestonsburg, Kentucky

In Prestonsburg, there is only one dental hygienist school where dental hygienist faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the dental hygienist academic community in Prestonsburg, and the future trends. Academia in dental hygienist includes dental hygienist training at the dental hygienist associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Prestonsburg Vs. Kentucky Dental Hygienist Employment

Prestonsburg 110
Kentucky 1,690

Exactly 110 of the 1,690 dental hygienists employed in Kentucky, work in Prestonsburg. Overall employment in Prestonsburg has also increased.

Prestonsburg Vs. Kentucky Dental Hygienist employment growth

1,800 1,720 1,790 1,610 1,690
No data No data No data No data 110
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kentucky
  • Dark Yellow: Prestonsburg

Dental Hygienist VS. All professions salaries in Prestonsburg

$52,750 No data $46,200 No data $47,190
$30,010 $31,230 $33,110 No data $35,890
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Dental Hygienist in Prestonsburg
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Prestonsburg

Prestonsburg dental hygienists made $47,190 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for dental hygienists in Prestonsburg was $52,750 per year. The decline in the salary of dental hygienists in Prestonsburg is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Dental hygienists in Prestonsburg

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Dental hygienists in Prestonsburg make a median yearly salary of $47,120. The 10% of dental hygienists in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $41,950 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 27% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Dental hygienists and related professions in Prestonsburg

Dental Hygienist
Public Health
Health Science

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

Educational Trends

Dental Hygienist schools in Prestonsburg


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

Dental Hygienist Programs Offered In Prestonsburg


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

Student Completed Dental Hygienist Degrees In Prestonsburg


Approximately 13 students graduated from dental hygienist courses in 2010.

Dental Hygienist Faculty Salaries in Prestonsburg, Kentucky

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