Connecticut Dental Hygienist Schools and Career Information

Career Information for Dental Hygienists in Connecticut

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Fast Facts for Dental Hygienists in Connecticut

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Danbury, Norwich and Bridgeport
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Hartford, New Haven and Waterbury
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Hartford, Bridgeport and New Haven

Salaries for Dental Hygienists in Connecticut

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Bridgeport, Waterbury and Danbury

Schools for Dental Hygienists in Connecticut are listed below.

Selected Dental Hygienist Schools in Connecticut

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  • Programs: Dental Assisting
  • Degrees: Diploma

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  • Programs: Dental Assistant - Day
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More Connecticut Dental Hygienist Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Briarwood College Southington Bachelor 663
Tunxis Community College Farmington Associate 3,836
University of Bridgeport Bridgeport Doctorate & First Professional 4,752
University of New Haven West Haven Doctorate 4,774

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Dental Hygienists

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Connecticut. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Dental Hygienists

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Dental Hygienists relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Hartford 1360 $84540 1.62
West Hartford 1360 $84540 1.62
East Hartford 1360 $84540 1.62
New Haven 680 $78230 1.68
Waterbury 80 $90800 0.82
Bridgeport 1000 $81980 1.65
Stamford 1000 $81980 1.65
Norwalk 1000 $81980 1.65
Danbury 230 $80820 2.01
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