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Dental Hygienist Schools
In Roanoke, Virginia

There is only one dental hygienist school in Roanoke for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of dental hygienist and dental hygienist education in Roanoke, which includes dental hygienist training at the dental hygienist associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Roanoke Vs. Virginia Dental Hygienist Employment

Roanoke 210
Virginia 4,170

Exactly 210 of Virginia's 4,170 dental hygienists work in Roanoke. Between 2006 and 2010, in Roanoke, there has been a 11% growth in the number of dental hygienists. As the number of dental hygienists in Roanoke has increased, overall employment in Roanoke has also increased.

Roanoke Vs. Virginia Dental Hygienist employment growth

3,310 3,470 3,580 3,990 4,170
190 210 230 290 210
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Roanoke

Dental Hygienist VS. All professions salaries in Roanoke

$63,170 $61,680 $61,980 $55,220 $55,220
$34,070 $34,760 $35,520 $36,840 $37,980
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Dental Hygienist in Roanoke
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Roanoke

In Roanoke, salaries for dental hygienists have decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $55,220 per year was earned by dental hygienists in Roanoke. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for dental hygienists in Roanoke was $63,170 per year. The decline in the salary of dental hygienists in Roanoke is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Dental hygienists in Roanoke

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

Dental hygienists in Roanoke make a median yearly salary of $57,090. The 10% of dental hygienists in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $27,330 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 201% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Dental hygienists and related professions in Roanoke

Dental Hygienist
Public Health
Health Science

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

Educational Trends

Dental Hygienist schools in Roanoke


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

Dental Hygienist Programs Offered In Roanoke


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

Student Completed Dental Hygienist Degrees In Roanoke


Approximately 35 students graduated from dental hygienist courses in 2010.

Dental Hygienist Faculty Salaries in Roanoke, Virginia

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