Massachusetts Dental Hygienist Schools and Career Information

Career Information for Dental Hygienists in Massachusetts

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Fast Facts for Dental Hygienists in Massachusetts

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Leominster, Barnstable and New Bedford
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Boston, Brockton and Taunton
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Boston, Springfield and Worcester

Salaries for Dental Hygienists in Massachusetts

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Lowell, Boston and Haverhill

Schools for Dental Hygienists in Massachusetts are listed below.

Selected Dental Hygienist Schools in Massachusetts

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  • Programs: Dental Assistant
  • Degrees: Associate
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  • Programs: Dental Assisting
  • Degrees: Diploma
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More Massachusetts Dental Hygienist Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Boston University Boston Doctorate & First Professional 32,053
Bristol Community College Fall River Associate 7,388
Cape Cod Community College West Barnstable Associate 4,299
Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences Boston Doctorate 3,626
Middlesex Community College Bedford Bedford Associate 8,124
Mount Ida College Newton Bachelor 1,429
Mount Wachusett Community College Gardner Associate 4,147
Northeastern University Boston Doctorate & First Professional 24,434
Quinsigamond Community College Worcester Associate 6,654
Springfield Technical Community College Springfield Associate 6,074

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Dental Hygienists

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Massachusetts. 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


Leominster 120 $90670 1.69
Gardner 120 $90670 1.69
New Bedford 120 $73090 1.27
Pittsfield 90 $73760 1.59
Barnstable Town 250 $87920 1.68
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