The average rate for a Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH) with Anesthesia skills is $34.71 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

$40,520 - $82,765
(Median)
$41K
$63K
$83K
MEDIAN: $63,291
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90%

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$26.46 - $47.04
(Median)
$26
$35
$47
MEDIAN: $34.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$40,520 - $82,765  
   
Bonus
$385.41 - $4,983  
Profit Sharing
$1,184 - $9,696  
Commission
$2,035  
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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$53,207 - $97,132  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 68
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$26$52$78
Hourly Rate
$26.46 - $47.04  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00  
Overtime
$31.62 - $75.03  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$385.41 - $4,983  
   
Commission
$2,035  
Profit Sharing
$1,184 - $9,696  
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).
)
$53,207 - $97,132  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 556

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Pay by Experience Level for Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH)

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

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Experience Affects Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH) Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 13%

Experienced
up arrow 6%

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

National Average
$71,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 101 votes.

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
22%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 31%
dental benefits
Dental: 40%
medical benefits
Vision: 10%
dental benefits
None: 44%
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