Dental Hygienist in Portland, Oregon Salary

For Dental Hygienists in Portland, Ore., hourly average wages total $37.92 per hour. Something to celebrate is that most people in this position are highly satisfied with their jobs. Medical benefits are awarded to a little less than one-half, and a little more than half earn dental coverage. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$31.91 - $45.01
$32
$38
$45
MEDIAN: $38.05
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Hourly Data $0$57
Hourly Rate $31.91 - $45.01
Overtime $57.64
Annual Data $0$95K
Bonus $2,085
Total Pay (?
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$64,763 - $95,325
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 19

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About Portland, Oregon

Multnomah County, Oregon
632,187
Male:
313,516 (49.6%)
Female:
318,671 (50.4%)
Portland (/ˈpɔːrtlənd/) is the largest city in the U.S. state of Oregon and the seat of Multnomah County. It is located in the Willamette Valley region of the Pacific Northwest, at the confluence of the Willamette and Columbia Rivers. The city covers 145 square miles (380 square kilometers) and had an estimated population of 632,309 in 2015, making it the 26th most populous city in the United States. Approximately 2,389,228 people live in the Portland metropolitan statistical area (MSA), the 23rd most populous MSA in the United States. Its Combined Statistical Area (CSA) ranks 17th with a population of 3,022,178. Roughly 60% of Oregon's population resides within the Portland metropolitan area. Named after the city on the coast of Maine, the Oregon settlement began to be populated in the 1830s near the end of the Oregon Trail. Its water access provided convenient transportation of goods, and the timber industry was a...
Portland:
$60,892
Oregon:
$54,148
$1,047
Portland:
$348,300
Oregon:
$264,100
4.5%

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Pay by Experience Level for Dental Hygienist

Pay by Experience for a Dental Hygienist has a positive trend. An entry-level Dental Hygienist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $70,000 based on 12 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Dental Hygienist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $79,000 based on 9 salaries. An experienced Dental Hygienist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $78,000 based on 8 salaries. A Dental Hygienist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $85,000 based on 5 salaries.

Key Stats for Dental Hygienist

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
24%
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Experience Affects Dental Hygienist Salaries

Late-Career
▲8%

Mid-Career
▲1%

National Average
$79,000

Experienced
▼1%

▼11%

Skills That Affect Dental Hygienist Salaries

Periodontics
▼0%

National Average
$79,000

▼3%

Patient Education
▼3%

Radiology
▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
24%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 43%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
vision benefits
Vision: 14%
no benefits
None: 14%
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