Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
For Dental Hygienists with Anesthesia skills, more experience in the field does not usually mean bigger paychecks. The average beginner in this position makes around $64K, but folks who have been around for five to 10 years see a markedly higher median salary of $69K. Dental Hygienists with Anesthesia skills bring in $71K after working for 10 to 20 years. As Dental Hygienists with Anesthesia skills reach more than two decades on the job, compensation remains commensurate with experience; the average pay in this group is $74K.