Dental Hygienist Salary with Periodontics skills

Earnings for Dental Hygienists with Periodontics skills come in at around $33.20 per hour on average. In the world of Dental Hygienists with Periodontics skills, total cash compensation ranges from $51K on the lower end to $89K on the higher end; this includes bonuses that reach $2K and profit sharing that approaches $5K in rare cases, with some high rollers snagging commissions as high as $20K. Earnings for this group are mostly affected by geography, followed by the company and experience level. About one in three report receiving medical coverage from their employers and approximately two in five collect dental insurance. The majority of Dental Hygienists with Periodontics skills claim high levels of job satisfaction. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$33,484 - $79,337
(Median)
$33K
$57K
$79K
MEDIAN: $56,720
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$25.26 - $42.69
(Median)
$25
$33
$43
MEDIAN: $33.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Salary
$33,484 - $79,337  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,383  
Profit Sharing
$204.82 - $5,152  
Commission
$1,527 - $20,044  
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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$51,297 - $88,970  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 279
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$21$42$63
Hourly Rate
$25.26 - $42.69  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $61.42  
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 - $2,383  
   
Commission
$1,527 - $20,044  
Profit Sharing
$204.82 - $5,152  
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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$51,297 - $88,970  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 2,248
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Popular Employer Salaries for Dental Hygienist with Periodontics skills


Well-known firms with a reputation for hiring numerous Dental Hygienists with Periodontics skills include Family Dental, Aspen Dental, Heartland Dental Care, DDS Inc., and Dr. Jones. Those at DDS Inc. can expect to make the most, with the company offering a median salary of $94K.

Employees at Aspen Dental take home the smallest paychecks, and $57K is the median salary. Furthermore, range in pay is narrow, with salaries starting at $48K and quickly nearing the top at only $74K.

Pay by Experience Level for Dental Hygienist with Periodontics skills

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


Dental Hygienists with Periodontics skills with more experience do not necessarily bring home bigger paychecks. In fact, experience in this field tends to impact compensation minimally. Relatively untried employees who have less than five years' experience make $64K, but folks with five to 10 years under their belts enjoy an appreciably larger median of $68K. People with 10 to 20 years of experience make an average of about $71K in this role. Dental Hygienists with Periodontics skills who have stuck around for more than two decades see earnings that are only slightly higher than those of folks who have worked for 10 to 20 years; the more senior group makes around $73K on average.

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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
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 544 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: 33% dental benefits Dental: 41%
vision benefits Vision: 10% employee benefits None: 45%
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