Dental Hygienist Salary in Seattle

Dental Hygienists in Seattle, Wash. can expect wages of $44.36 per hour on average. Approximately half enjoy medical while more than half get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to about one in seven. Most Dental Hygienists in Seattle like their work and job satisfaction is high. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$32.90 - $48.64
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$44
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MEDIAN: $44.00
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$32.90 - $48.64  
   
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$0.00 - $19,392  
   
Total Pay (?
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$63,830 - $101,562  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 65
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Pay by Experience Level for Dental Hygienist in Seattle, Washington

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


Experience does not seem to be a strong driver of pay increase in this role. Those in the early stages of their career can expect to make around $87K; however, individuals with five to 10 years of experience bring in $92K on average — a distinctly larger sum. Dental Hygienists in Seattle, Wash. with one to two decades of relevant experience report an average salary of approximately $94K. In the end, the overall pattern seems to be that more experience generally corresponds to higher pay; a Dental Hygienist with more than 20 years of experience can earn $98K on average.

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Experience Affects Dental Hygienist in Seattle, Washington Salaries

Late-Career
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Experienced
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Mid-Career
0%

National Average
$92,000


Skills That Affect Dental Hygienist in Seattle, Washington Salaries

Patient Education
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Periodontics
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Radiology
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Anesthesia
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National Average
$92,000

Pediatrics
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 50% dental benefits Dental: 55%
vision benefits Vision: 15% employee benefits None: 28%
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