How much does a Registered Dental Hygienist make?

Updated Jul 26, 2021

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Employer Size

Experience

$76,822 /yr
Average Base Pay

845 salaries

$59K

Low

$77K

Average

$101K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Registered Dental Hygienist is $76,822 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Registered Dental Hygienist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 845 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Registered Dental Hygienist employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Dental Hygienist$77,840 /yr
L4
Dental Hygienist IV$74,457 /yr
L5
Dental Hygienist V$74,457 /yr
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Heartland Dental
3.8

Heartland Dental

Registered Dental Hygienist - Hourly

$38

 /hr
Range: $26 - $56
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$26

$56

$26 - $56 Range

Aspen Dental
3.2

Aspen Dental

Registered Dental Hygienist - Hourly

$33

 /hr
Range: $27 - $50

$27

$50

$27 - $50 Range

Pacific Dental Services
3.3

Pacific Dental Services

Registered Dental Hygienist - Hourly

$41

 /hr
Range: $35 - $53

$35

$53

$35 - $53 Range

Smile Brands
4.5

Smile Brands

Registered Dental Hygienist - Hourly

$36

 /hr
Range: $29 - $47

$29

$47

$29 - $47 Range

DentalOne Partners
4.1

DentalOne Partners

Registered Dental Hygienist - Hourly

$33

 /hr
Range: $29 - $41

$29

$41

$29 - $41 Range

Great Expressions Dental Centers
3.4

Great Expressions Dental Centers

Registered Dental Hygienist - Hourly

$32

 /hr
Range: $24 - $46

$24

$46

$24 - $46 Range

Mint Dentistry
3.5

Mint Dentistry

Registered Dental Hygienist - Hourly

$40

 /hr
Range: $37 - $42

$37

$42

$37 - $42 Range

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Willamette Dental Group
3.8

Willamette Dental Group

Registered Dental Hygienist - Hourly

$48

 /hr
Range: $40 - $54

$40

$54

$40 - $54 Range

Midwest Dental
3.7

Midwest Dental

Registered Dental Hygienist - Hourly

$31

 /hr
Range: $22 - $38

$22

$38

$22 - $38 Range

Sage Dental
4.2

Sage Dental

Registered Dental Hygienist - Hourly

$33

 /hr
Range: $30 - $36

$30

$36

$30 - $36 Range

Coast Dental Services
2.7

Coast Dental Services

Registered Dental Hygienist - Hourly

$35

 /hr
Range: $26 - $49

$26

$49

$26 - $49 Range

Aspen Dental
3.2

Aspen Dental

Registered Dental Hygienist - Hourly

$32

 /hr
Range: $21 - $43

$21

$43

$21 - $43 Range

Western Dental Services
3.2

Western Dental Services

Registered Dental Hygienist - Hourly

$46

 /hr
Range: $38 - $51

$38

$51

$38 - $51 Range

DentalOne Partners
4.1

DentalOne Partners

Registered Dental Hygienist - Hourly

$33

 /hr
Range: $12 - $40

$12

$40

$12 - $40 Range

Perfect Teeth
3.3

Perfect Teeth

Registered Dental Hygienist - Hourly

$36

 /hr
Range: $21 - $42

$21

$42

$21 - $42 Range

Metro Dentalcare
3.3

Metro Dentalcare

Registered Dental Hygienist - Hourly

$34

 /hr
Range: $28 - $38

$28

$38

$28 - $38 Range

GENERAL DENTISTRY

Registered Dental Hygienist - Hourly

$41

 /hr
Range: $32 - $65

$32

$65

$32 - $65 Range

HENRY (NJ)
4.9

HENRY (NJ)

Registered Dental Hygienist

$77,619

 /yr
Range: $76K - $82K

$76K

$82K

$76,341 - $81,651 Range

InterDent
3.3

InterDent

Registered Dental Hygienist - Hourly

$38

 /hr
Range: $32 - $59

$32

$59

$32 - $59 Range

US Department of Veterans Affairs
3.7

US Department of Veterans Affairs

Registered Dental Hygienist

$66,998

 /yr
Range: $62K - $112K

$62K

$112K

$61,716 - $112,218 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Registered Dental Hygienist salaries

The national average salary for a Registered Dental Hygienist is $76,822 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Registered Dental Hygienist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 845 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Registered Dental Hygienist employees.

The highest salary for a Registered Dental Hygienist in United States is $100,625 per year.

The lowest salary for a Registered Dental Hygienist in United States is $58,649 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming a Registered Dental Hygienist or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of a Registered Dental Hygienist.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent registered dental hygienist salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$57,500
per year
A Registered Dental Hygienist in the Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area reported making $57,500 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$100
hourly
A Dental Hygienist in the Phoenix, AZ Area area reported making $100 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Phoenix, AZ Area area
Temporary
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$34
hourly
A Registered Dental Hygienist in the Norfolk, VA Area area reported making $34 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Norfolk, VA Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$40
hourly
A Dental Hygienist in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $40 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$35
hourly
A Dental Hygienist in the Orlando, FL Area area reported making $35 per hour
Job Highlights
Orlando, FL Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$57,500
per year
A Dental Hygienist in the Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area reported making $57,500 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$22
hourly
A Dental Hygienist in the Modesto, CA Area area reported making $22 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Modesto, CA Area area
Part-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
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