Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Dental Hygienists in Charlotte, N.C. do not generally earn higher incomes from more experience in the field. During the first five years of their careers, Charlotte Dental Hygienists see a median income of $67K. Survey respondents with five to 10 years of experience report an only modestly higher median of $67K. After working for 10 to 20 years, Dental Hygienists in Charlotte, N.C. make a median salary of $70K. In the end, more experience does seem to mean larger paychecks; seasoned Charlotte Dental Hygienists with more than 20 years of experience earn a predictably higher median salary of $73K.