RDH eVillage published the results of its 2012 salary survey for dental hygienists in separate issues. This article combines the links for all three parts.
Part 1: The kids are all right
The article compared statistics between veterans and dental hygienist who graduated after 2007.
Part 2: The national not-The-View view
The article reviewed statistics regarding national trends in the dental hygiene profession, including perceived impact of the recession on the profession.
Part 3: Have hourly rates taken a hit in your state?
The article offered a state-by-state report of hourly rates in the states, noting which states have suffered a decrease in income since the previous salary survey.