The average rate for a Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH) is C$36.87 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

C$40,000 - C$100,796
C$40K
C$61K
C$100K
MEDIAN: C$61,445
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C$29.00 - C$47.12
C$29
C$37
C$47
MEDIAN: C$36.87
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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Salary
C$40,000 - C$100,796  
   
Bonus
C$175.00 - C$1,850  
Total Pay (?
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C$58,455 - C$98,358  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 19
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$29C$58C$87
Hourly Rate
C$29.00 - C$47.12  
   
Overtime
C$84.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$60KC$120KC$180K
Bonus
C$175.00 - C$1,850  
   
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$58,455 - C$98,358  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 215

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Pay by Experience Level for Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH)

Pay by Experience for a Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH) has a positive trend. An entry-level Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $71,000 based on 117 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $78,000 based on 65 salaries. An experienced Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $84,000 based on 62 salaries. A Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $84,000 based on 26 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$75,994

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Key Stats for Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH)

Gender

Female
99 %
Male
1 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 31 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
11%
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Experience Affects Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH) Salaries

▲10%

▲10%

▲2%

National Average
C$76,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH) Salaries

▲1%

Orthodontics
▼0%

National Average
C$76,000


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 31 votes.

Gender

Female
99 %
Male
1 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 16%
dental benefits
Dental: 34%
vision benefits
Vision: 7%
no benefits
None: 58%