The average rate for an Entry-Level Dental Hygienist in Columbus, Ohio is $28.90 per hour. A skill in Periodontics is associated with high pay for this job.

$15.32 - $33.48
$15
$29
$33
MEDIAN: $28.00
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Hourly Rate
$15.32 - $33.48  
   
Overtime
$43.50  
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Bonus
$1,100  
   
Total Pay (?
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$32,075 - $69,156  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 12

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About Columbus, Ohio

Franklin County, Ohio
849,067
Male:
413,981 (48.8%)
Female:
435,086 (51.2%)
Columbus (/kəˈlʌmbəs/; kə-LUM-bəs) is the capital and largest city of the U.S. state of Ohio. It is the 15th largest city in the United States, with a population of 850,106 (2015 estimate). It is the core city of the Columbus, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA), which encompasses a ten county area. It is Ohio's third largest metropolitan area, behind Cleveland and Cincinnati. Under the Combined Statistical Area (CSA) model, the Columbus, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area was the 25th largest in the United States. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the Columbus-Marion-Zanesville, OH Combined Statistical Area (which also includes Marion, Chillicothe, and Mount Vernon) has a population of 2,424,831, making it the second largest metropolitan area in Ohio behind Cleveland. It is also the fourth most populous state capital in the United States, and the third largest city in the Midwestern United States. Columbus is the county seat of Franklin County. The city...
Columbus:
$47,401
Ohio:
$51,075
$871
Columbus:
$137,100
Ohio:
$136,400
4.6%

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Key Stats for Dental Hygienist

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
29%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
21%
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Skills That Affect Dental Hygienist Salaries

Periodontics
up arrow 21%

Anesthesia
up arrow 9%

Radiology
up arrow 8%

Patient Education
up arrow 8%

National Average
$57,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 14%
dental benefits
Dental: 29%
vision benefits
Vision:
dental benefits
None: 57%
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