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Fast Facts for Dental Hygienists in Iowa

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Dubuque, Ames and Sioux City
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Iowa City, Waterloo and Cedar Rapids
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Des Moines, Davenport and Cedar Rapids

Salaries for Dental Hygienists in Iowa

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Des Moines, Ames and Cedar Rapids

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More Iowa 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
Ankeny
Associates
22,446
Cedar Rapids
Associates
14,233
Davenport
Associates
7,872
Council Bluffs
Associates
6,081
Fort Dodge
Associates
5,712
Waterloo
Associates
5,532
Ottumwa
Associates
4,366

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Dental Hygienists

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Iowa. 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® 23.1 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
Ames80 $67,840
Iowa City130 $68,220
Cedar RapidsN/A $72,300
Des Moines-West Des Moines570 $72,100
Dubuque130 $67,020
Waterloo-Cedar Falls70 $70,600

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