Dental Hygienist Salary in Denver, Colorado

Dental Hygienists in Denver take home an average $37.85 per hour. Earnings generally vary between $31.94 per hour and $42.45. Approximately half report receiving medical coverage from their employers and more than two-fifths collect dental insurance. For the most part, Denver Dental Hygienists enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

$36,065 - $68,076

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$31.94 - $42.45

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Salary
$36,065 - $68,076  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,637  
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$51,008 - $87,351  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 13
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Hourly Rate
$31.94 - $42.45  
   
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Bonus
$0.00 - $4,637  
   
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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$51,008 - $87,351  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 49
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Pay by Experience Level for Dental Hygienist in Denver, Colorado

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


More years of relevant experience do not necessarily translate to higher paychecks. Relatively untried employees who have less than five years' experience make $70K, but folks with five to 10 years under their belts enjoy an appreciably larger median of $78K. On average, Denver Dental Hygienists make $82K following one to two decades on the job. As Dental Hygienists in Denver reach more than two decades on the job, compensation remains commensurate with experience; the average pay in this group is $86K.

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Experience Affects Dental Hygienist in Denver, Colorado Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 12%

Experienced
up arrow 7%

Mid-Career
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National Average
$76,000


Skills That Affect Dental Hygienist in Denver, Colorado Salaries

Anesthesia
up arrow 1%

Patient Education
0%

Radiology
0%

Periodontics
0%

National Average
$76,000

Pediatrics
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Job Satisfaction

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

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
21%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 49% dental benefits Dental: 44%
vision benefits Vision: 18% employee benefits None: 28%
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