A Dental Hygienist earns an average wage of AU$44.76 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

AU$41,778 - AU$98,055
AU$42K
AU$61K
AU$98K
MEDIAN: AU$60,932
10%
50%
90%
AU$30.03 - AU$58.82
AU$30
AU$45
AU$59
MEDIAN: AU$44.76
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$121K
Salary AU$41,778 - AU$98,055
Bonus AU$600
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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AU$55,471 - AU$121,437
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 40
Hourly Data AU$0AU$70
Hourly Rate AU$30.03 - AU$58.82
Overtime AU$50.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$121K
Bonus AU$600
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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AU$55,471 - AU$121,437
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 198

Dental Hygienist Job Listings

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 AU$83,000 based on 155 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 AU$99,000 based on 69 salaries. An experienced Dental Hygienist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$106,000 based on 37 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 AU$102,000 based on 21 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$90,894

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Key Stats for Dental Hygienist

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
9%

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Experience Affects Dental Hygienist Salaries

▲16%

▲13%

▲9%

National Average
AU$91,000

▼9%

Skills That Affect Dental Hygienist Salaries

▲4%

▲4%

National Average
AU$91,000

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 4%
dental benefits
Dental: 25%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 74%