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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

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More Connecticut Dental Hygienist Schools

Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
West Haven
Doctorate
6,835
Bridgeport
Doctorate
5,658
Farmington
Associates
3,767
East Hartford
Bachelors
3,546
Southington
Bachelors
536

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. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

2017 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; O*NET® 22.1 Database, O*NET OnLine, National Center for O*NET Development, Employment & Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, onetonline.org

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk1100 $83,910
Danbury200 $80,790
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford1080 $83,540
New Haven730 $83,270
Waterbury140 $81,290

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