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Dental Hygienist Schools
In Troy, New York

There is only one dental hygienist school in Troy 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 Troy, which includes dental hygienist training at the dental hygienist associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Troy Vs. New York Dental Hygienist Employment

Troy 660
New York 9,710

Exactly 660 of New York's 9,710 dental hygienists work in Troy. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of dental hygienists in Troy has shrunk by 27%. As the employment for dental hygienists in Troy has decreased, overall employment in Troy has increased.

Troy Vs. New York Dental Hygienist employment growth

9,270 9,960 10,670 10,760 9,710
900 730 660 590 660
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Troy

Dental Hygienist VS. All professions salaries in Troy

$57,040 $58,110 $59,980 $59,800 $60,200
$41,090 $42,830 $44,400 $45,310 $46,250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Dental Hygienist in Troy
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Troy

As the number of dental hygienists in Troy has shrunk, salaries for dental hygienists have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $60,200 per year was earned by dental hygienists in Troy. Dental hygienists in Troy made a yearly average salary of $57,040, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of dental hygienists in Troy is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Dental hygienists in Troy

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

Troy dental hygienists earn a median yearly salary of $59,570. The difference in pay between the dental hygienists in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 44%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $50,710 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $72,820 per year.

Average Salaries for Dental hygienists and related professions in Troy

Dental Hygienist
Public Health
Health Science

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

Educational Trends

Dental Hygienist schools in Troy


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

Dental Hygienist Programs Offered In Troy


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

Student Completed Dental Hygienist Degrees In Troy


Approximately 35 students completed dental hygienist courses in 2010.

Dental Hygienist Faculty Salaries in Troy, New York

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