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Dental Hygienist Schools
In Youngwood, Pennsylvania

In Youngwood, 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 Youngwood, and the future trends. Academia in dental hygienist includes dental hygienist training at the dental hygienist associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Youngwood Vs. Pennsylvania Dental Hygienist Employment

Youngwood 1,870
Pennsylvania 8,290

Exactly 1,870 of Pennsylvania's 8,290 dental hygienists work in Youngwood. There has been a 36% growth in the number of dental hygienists in Youngwood between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Youngwood has also increased.

Youngwood Vs. Pennsylvania Dental Hygienist employment growth

7,130 6,800 7,330 7,400 8,290
1,370 1,290 1,680 1,360 1,870
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Youngwood

Dental Hygienist VS. All professions salaries in Youngwood

$40,010 $46,990 $52,400 $55,770 $56,230
$36,700 $38,190 $40,030 $41,450 $42,510
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Dental Hygienist in Youngwood
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Youngwood

As the number of dental hygienists in Youngwood has grown, salaries for dental hygienists have also increased. In 2010 an average salary of $56,230 per year was earned by dental hygienists in Youngwood. Four years earlier in 2006, dental hygienists in Youngwood made an average salary of $40,010 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Youngwood.

Salary percentiles for Dental hygienists in Youngwood

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

Dental hygienists in Youngwood earn a median salary of $54,940 per year. The 10% of dental hygienists in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $44,800 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $74,190 per year.

Average Salaries for Dental hygienists and related professions in Youngwood

Dental Hygienist
Public Health
Health Science

On average dental hygienist salaries in Youngwood are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Dental Hygienist schools in Youngwood


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

Dental Hygienist Programs Offered In Youngwood


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

Student Completed Dental Hygienist Degrees In Youngwood


Approximately 19 students graduated from dental hygienist courses in 2010.

Dental Hygienist Faculty Salaries in Youngwood, Pennsylvania

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