Dental Hygientist Salary

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The average yearly salary for Dental Hygientist is $77,350. If you are just beginning to work a new job as a Dental Hygientist, you could expect a starting pay rate of $63,700 annually. As is true for most jobs and careers, you can expect your hourly pay rate or salary to increase as you gain experience and the longer you are employed with the same employer. You could potentially make an average income of around $91,000 after several years on the job with increased wages. When pursuing your career of choice, you should compare salaries of similar professions and factor in variables such as health benefits and potential for raises and promotions over time.


Yearly Dental Hygientist Pay Statistics

Average Yearly Dental Hygientist Salary

$61,880 - $92,820

Starting Yearly Dental Hygientist Salary

$50,960 - $76,440

Top Yearly Dental Hygientist Salary

$72,800 - $109,200

Monthly Dental Hygientist Pay Statistics

Average Monthly Dental Hygientist Salary

$5,157 - $7,735

Starting Monthly Dental Hygientist Salary

$4,247 - $6,370

Top Monthly Dental Hygientist Salary

$6,067 - $9,100

Hourly Dental Hygientist Pay Statistics

Average Hourly Dental Hygientist Salary

$28 - $41

Starting Hourly Dental Hygientist Salary

$23 - $34

Top Hourly Dental Hygientist Salary

$33 - $49


Dental Hygientist Gender and Age Stats


Some professions tend to be geared toward various age groups of workers and certain genders more than others. The average Dental Hygientist age in the United States is 38 years old. As it pertains to men vs women, 49% of Dental Hygientist are male in the United States, and 51% of the Dental Hygientist are female in the United States.

National Salary Data for Dental Hygientist


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