The average wage for a Dental Hygienist in Austin, Texas is $37.08 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

$58,326 - $71,875
$63K
MEDIAN: $62,510
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$30.00 - $41.32
$30
$37
$41
MEDIAN: $37.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$62,510  
   
Bonus
$900  
Total Pay (?
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$59,180 - $85,722  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 6
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$19$38$57
Hourly Rate
$30.00 - $41.32  
   
Overtime
$54.50  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$900  
   
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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$59,180 - $85,722  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 34

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About Austin, Texas

Travis County, Texas
931,840
Male:
475,718 (51.1%)
Female:
456,122 (48.9%)
Austin (/ˈɒstᵻn, ˈɔː-/) is the capital of the U.S. state of Texas and the seat of Travis County. It is the 11th-most populated city in the U.S and the 4th-most populated in Texas. It is the fastest growing of the 50 largest US cities and the second largest state capital city in the United States after Phoenix, Arizona. As of June 1, 2016, Austin had a population of 931,830 (U.S. Census Bureau estimate). Located in Central Texas in the foothills of Texas Hill Country, the city is home to numerous lakes, rivers, and waterways including Lady Bird Lake, Barton Springs, McKinney Falls, the Colorado River, Lake Travis, and Lake Walter E. Long. It is the cultural and economic center of the Austin–Round Rock metropolitan area, which had an estimated population of 2,010,860 as of June 1, 2016. In the 1830s, pioneers began to settle the area in central Austin along the Colorado...
Austin:
$62,250
Texas:
$55,653
$1,139
Austin:
$282,700
Texas:
$152,000
3.1%

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Pay by Experience Level for Dental Hygienist

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

Key Stats for Dental Hygienist

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
8%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
20%
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Experience Affects Dental Hygienist Salaries

Mid-Career
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Late-Career
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National Average
$76,000


Skills That Affect Dental Hygienist Salaries

Periodontics
up arrow 3%

Patient Education
up arrow 2%

Radiology
up arrow 2%

Pediatrics
0%

National Average
$76,000

Anesthesia
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
8%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 35%
dental benefits
Dental: 55%
vision benefits
Vision: 25%
dental benefits
None: 40%
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