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Fast Facts for Dental Hygienists in Illinois

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Bloomington, Springfield and Danville
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Chicago, Kankakee and Decatur
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Chicago, Peoria and Rockford

Salaries for Dental Hygienists in Illinois

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Kankakee, Rockford and Chicago

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More Illinois 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
Glen Ellyn
Associates
26,901
Carbondale
Doctorate
15,987
Grayslake
Associates
14,768
Palatine
Associates
14,142
East Peoria
Associates
9,290
Rockford
Associates
7,699
Champaign
Associates
7,569
Godfrey
Associates
7,272
Romeoville
Doctorate
6,544
Chicago
Associates
6,183
Mattoon
Associates
5,107
Chicago Heights
Associates
4,484
Carterville
Associates
4,424
Chicago
Associates
3,472
Galesburg
Associates
1,927

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Dental Hygienists

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Illinois. 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
Kankakee80 $71,700
Peoria330 $59,950
Rockford300 $75,590
Springfield180 $76,730
Carbondale-Marion80 $66,590
Champaign-Urbana210 $55,880
Decatur70 $62,680
Bloomington150 $68,300

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