The average wage for a Dental Hygienist with Orthodontics skills is AU$46.21 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

AU$49,132 - AU$65,000
AU$55K
MEDIAN: AU$55,000
50%
AU$35.84 - AU$62.67
AU$36
AU$46
AU$63
MEDIAN: AU$46.21
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$130K
Salary AU$55,000
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$58,723 - AU$130,964
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 7
Hourly Data AU$0AU$62
Hourly Rate AU$35.84 - AU$62.67
Overtime AU$10.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$130K
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$58,723 - AU$130,964
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 49

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$90,000 based on 35 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$97,000 based on 22 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$105,000 based on 10 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$106,000 based on 5 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$94,668

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

Key Stats for Dental Hygienist

Gender

Female
83 %
Male
17 %
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
9%

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Experience Affects Dental Hygienist Salaries

▲12%

Experienced
▲11%

▲3%

National Average
AU$95,000

▼5%

Gender

Female
83 %
Male
17 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 3%
dental benefits
Dental: 20%
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 80%