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Dental Hygienist Salary with Periodontics skills

Average Dental Hygienists with Periodontics skills make around $33.18 per hour. Bonuses, profit sharing, and commission all factor into final incomes for Dental Hygienists with Periodontics skills. Ranging between $51K near the bottom and $89K near the top, total earnings can include up to $2K from bonuses and up to $5K from profit sharing, with a high-performing minority reaping commissions of $20K. Earnings for this group are mostly affected by the company, followed by geography and experience level. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Medical benefits are awarded to roughly one in three, and around two in five earn dental coverage. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$32,841 - $79,516
(Median)
$33K
$57K
$80K
MEDIAN: $56,881
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$25.16 - $42.60
(Median)
$25
$33
$43
MEDIAN: $33.00
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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Salary
$32,841 - $79,516  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,220  
Profit Sharing
$318.40 - $5,096  
Commission
$1,565 - $20,180  
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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$51,146 - $88,890  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 260
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$21$42$63
Hourly Rate
$25.16 - $42.60  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $61.66  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,220  
   
Commission
$1,565 - $20,180  
Profit Sharing
$318.40 - $5,096  
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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$51,146 - $88,890  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 2,067

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DDS Inc. offers the largest salaries in town — $94K on average.

With a median salary of $57K, Aspen Dental provides Dental Hygienists with Periodontics skills with the lowest pay in their field; moreover, earnings are capped at only $74K, limiting employee salary growth.

Pay by Experience Level for Dental Hygienist with Periodontics skills

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


Experience and pay tend to be weakly linked for Dental Hygienists with Periodontics skills — those with more experience do not necessarily bring in higher earnings. Survey participants with less than five years' experience pocket $64K on average, but those with five to 10 years of experience enjoy a much bigger median of $68K. Dental Hygienists with Periodontics skills with one to two decades of relevant experience report an average salary of approximately $71K. Veterans who have surpassed the 20-year mark may make only slightly more than those who are navigating the mid-career stage; the more senior group reports median earnings of around $73K.

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Experience Affects Dental Hygienist with Periodontics skills Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 6%

Experienced
up arrow 3%

Mid-Career
0%

National Average
$68,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 538 votes.

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
27%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 32% dental benefits Dental: 41%
vision benefits Vision: 10% employee benefits None: 45%
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