Dental Hygienist Salary

A Dental Hygienist earns an average wage of C$35.08 per hour. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Periodontics and Anesthesia.

C$35,045 - C$81,494
(Median)
C$35K
C$55K
C$81K
MEDIAN: C$54,910
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90%

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C$26.62 - C$48.17
(Median)
C$27
C$35
C$48
MEDIAN: C$35.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$33KC$66KC$99K
Salary
C$35,045 - C$81,494  
   
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$2,461  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$51,868 - C$98,915  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 20 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 136
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$25C$50C$75
Hourly Rate
C$26.62 - C$48.17  
   
Hourly Tips
C$1.04  
Overtime
C$0.00 - C$73.16  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Bonus
C$0.00 - C$2,461  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
C$51,868 - C$98,915  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 20 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,147
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Pay by Experience Level for Dental Hygienist

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$72,148

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Experience Affects Dental Hygienist Salaries




National Average
C$72,000


Skills That Affect Dental Hygienist Salaries


Anesthesia
up arrow 13%

Local Anesthesia
up arrow 8%

Scaling
up arrow 3%

dental hygienist
0%

National Average
C$72,000

Orthodontics
up arrow 1%

Oral / Verbal Communication
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 117 votes.

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 18%
dental benefits
Dental: 40%
medical benefits
Vision: 10%
dental benefits
None: 53%
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