Dental Hygienist salary in the United States

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Based on 13,328 income tax records
Average salary by age
How much do Dental Hygienists make?
The average total salary for a Dental Hygienist is $53,500 per year. This is based on data from 13,328 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Dental Hygienist and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Dental Hygienist salary can vary between $22,000 to $89,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Dental Hygienist salary by location

Dental Hygienist salary by company

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Heartland Dental, Maricopa County, AZ
11 income tax records
$37K – $80K
Rl Howell Associates, Virginia Beach County, VA
17 income tax records
$40K – $70K
American Dental Partners Of, Dakota County, MN
10 income tax records
$42K – $70K
Pards Az Regional Dental Servic, Pima County, AZ
11 income tax records
$28K – $70K

Dental Hygienist demographics in United States

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43% are single
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57% are married
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51% have kids
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65% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Dental Hygienists in United States

13,328 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a dental hygienist in the United States is $53,500 per year. Dental hygienist salaries in the United States can vary between $22,000 to $89,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 13,328 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as dental hygienist.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for dental hygienists in the United States: Heartland Dental ($66,500 a year), Rl Howell Associates ($64,000 a year), and American Dental Partners Of ($60,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for dental hygienists in the United States: Seattle Metro Area, WA ($70,500 a year), Las Vegas Metro Area, NV ($68,500 a year), and Washington Metro Area, DC ($65,500 a year).
Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.