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Dental Hygienists Salary Guide 2021

Dental Hygienists Salary

Salary

$77.1K

Growth

6%

Bright Outlook

Bright

Green

No

How Much Do Dental Hygienists Make in 2021?

Percentile 10% 25% 50% (Median) 75% 90%
Annual Wage $54,200 $65,440 $77,090 $91,620 $104,420
Hourly Wage $26.06 $31.46 $37.06 $44.05 $50.20

How Much Do Dental Hygienists Make in 2021?

Percentile
10%
25%
50% (Median)
75%
90%
Annual Wage
$54,200
$65,440
$77,090
$91,620
$104,420
Hourly Wage
$26.06
$31.46
$37.06
$44.05
$50.20

Dental Hygienists Job Description

Administer oral hygiene care to patients. Assess patient oral hygiene problems or needs and maintain health records. Advise patients on oral health maintenance and disease prevention. May provide advanced care such as providing fluoride treatment or administering topical anesthesia.

Also known as:

Dental Hygienist, Dental Hygienist, Mobile Coordinator, Hygienist, Pediatric Dental Hygienist, Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH), Registered Dental Hygienist, Part Time Clinical Faculty

Dental Hygienists Job Outlook

Location 2019 Employment 2029 Employment Percent change Annual projected job openings
United States 226,400 239,700 6% 15,100

Dental Hygienists Job Outlook

Location
2019 Employment
2029 Employment
Percent change
Annual projected job openings
United States
226,400
239,700
6%
15,100