Dental Hygienists in Wyoming
Considering a career as a Dental Hygienist in Wyoming?
You’re in luck! Jobs for Dental Hygienists in Wyoming are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.
Projected employment for Dental Hygienists in Wyoming is growing faster than average.
Dental Hygienists in Wyoming earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Dental Hygienists Work in Wyoming?
In Wyoming, there were 440 people working as Dental Hygienists in the year 2018.
There were 430 Dental Hygienists employed in this state in 2017.
That’s growth of 10 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 2,900 Dental Hygienists working in it, which means Wyoming has fewer Dental Hygienists than average.
Job Projections for Wyoming
Jobs for Dental Hygienists in this state are growing at a rate of 14.3% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 19.7%.
Wyoming Annual Job Openings
The BLS estimates there will be 40 annual job openings, and 560 total jobs in 2026 for Dental Hygienists in this state.
Nationwide, the prediction is 17,500 annual jobs and 248,900 total jobs in 2026.
What do Dental Hygienists Make in Wyoming?
In 2018 wages for Dental Hygienists ranged from $55,320 to $81,560 with $70,340 being the median annual salary.
Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $26.6 to $39.21. The median hourly rate was $33.82.
In 2017 the median pay for this field was $34.45 an hour.
The hourly rate declined by $0.63.
The median salary in Wyoming is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top Wyoming Metros for Dental Hygienists
The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Dental Hygienists.
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Top States for Dental Hygienists Employment
View the list below to see where most Dental Hygienists work.
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Below are the states where Dental Hygienists get paid the most:
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What Major Will Prepare You For a Dental Hygienist Career?
- Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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