How much does a Dental Hygienist make in the United States? The average Dental Hygienist salary in the United States is $75,810 as of September 25, 2020, but the range typically falls between $65,067 and $86,294. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.
Dental Hygienist under the direct supervision of a dentist, cleans calcareous deposits, accretions, and stains from teeth and beneath margins of gums, using dental instruments. Feels lymph nodes under patient's chin to detect swelling or tenderness that could indicate presence of oral cancer. Being a Dental Hygienist feels and visually examines gums for sores and signs of disease. May provide clinical services and health education to improve and maintain oral health of school children. Additionally, Dental Hygienist may conduct dental health clinics for community groups to augment services of dentist. May require an associate degree or its equivalent and is licensed as a Dental Hygienist. Typically reports to a dentist. Dental Hygienist's years of experience requirement may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description
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Fiscal Year Ended in 2019
What does a Dental Hygienist do?
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Recording dental decay and disease for diagnosis and treatment by dentists.
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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Dental Hygienist in the United States. The base salary for Dental Hygienist ranges from $65,067 to $86,294 with the average base salary of $75,810. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $66,114 to $86,654 with the average total cash compensation of $76,330.