Dental Hygienist Salary in Houston, Texas

Dental Hygienists in Houston take home approximately $35.99 per hour on average. Most Houston Dental Hygienists report high levels of job satisfaction. Close to two-fifths receive medical and dental insurance and just under a fifth get vision insurance. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$39,911 - $72,532
(Median)
$40K
$61K
$73K
MEDIAN: $60,686
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$30.51 - $41.15
(Median)
$31
$36
$41
MEDIAN: $35.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$39,911 - $72,532  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $12,942  
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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$52,063 - $84,420  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 28
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$30.51 - $41.15  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $12,942  
   
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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$52,063 - $84,420  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 59
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Pay by Experience Level for Dental Hygienist in Houston, Texas

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


Relatively untried employees who have fewer than five years of experience earn around $71K on average. People who have worked for five to 10 years can expect a higher median salary of $72K. For Dental Hygienists in Houston, 10 to 20 years of experience on the job amounts to an average salary of $79K. Houston Dental Hygienists who claim more than two decades of experience actually make somewhat smaller average paychecks of $73K.

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Experience Affects Dental Hygienist in Houston, Texas Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 9%

Late-Career
up arrow 1%

National Average
$72,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

Entry-Level
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Skills That Affect Dental Hygienist in Houston, Texas Salaries

Patient Education
up arrow 6%

Periodontics
up arrow 5%

Radiology
up arrow 4%

Pediatrics
up arrow 4%

National Average
$72,000

Job Satisfaction

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

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 40% dental benefits Dental: 37%
vision benefits Vision: 19% employee benefits None: 44%
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