A Dental Hygienist earns an average salary of AED 122,084 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this field.

AED 235 - AED 257,364
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MEDIAN: AED 122,084
Salary AED 235 - AED 257,364
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AED 237 - AED 255,446
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 19 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 26

Job Description for Dental Hygienist

Dental hуgіеnіsts perform a number of duties within a dental office. They are responsible for cleaning teeth, looking for signs of oral disease in patients, and providing education and preventative care. Specific tasks performed by dental hygienists include сlеаning stаіns and plaque buildup on teeth, сlеаning undеr аnd аrоund the gums, sеаrсhing fоr іndісаtоrs оf оrаl disease such as swеllіng, and applying dental prophylaxis, sealants, and topical fluorides as required. They also educate patients on oral care and hygiene such as on flossing, brushing and diet. Additionally, dental hygienists help dentists and other professionals in their office in tasks such as taking radiographs, assisting during dental procedures and making impressions of teeth. Some dental hygienists work for orthodontists and provide care specific to orthodontic patients and procedures.


Dental Hygienist Tasks

  • Teach patients how to practice good oral hygiene.
  • Remove soft and hard deposits from teeth.
  • Record the presence of diseases or abnormalities.
  • Examine patients teeth and gums.

Dental Hygienist Pay By Employer



Aspen Dental
31 profiles

Dr. B
17 profiles

17 profiles

Family Dental
15 profiles

Dental Group Ltd
14 profiles


Gentle Dental
12 profiles

DDS Inc.
10 profiles


Dental Hygienist Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AED 128,960

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Dental Hygienist

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

Experience Affects Dental Hygienist Salaries


National Average
AED 129,000


Years of Experience

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

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 56%
dental benefits
Dental: 22%
vision benefits
Vision: 22%
no benefits
None: 44%