An Entry-Level Dental Hygienist earns an average wage of AU$40.82 per hour.

AU$41,260 - AU$99,332
AU$41K
AU$61K
AU$99K
MEDIAN: AU$60,894
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50%
90%
AU$27.09 - AU$52.26
AU$27
AU$41
AU$52
MEDIAN: AU$40.82
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$106K
Salary AU$41,260 - AU$99,332
Bonus AU$575
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$50,478 - AU$106,083
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 35
Hourly Data AU$0AU$65
Hourly Rate AU$27.09 - AU$52.26
Overtime AU$50.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$106K
Bonus AU$575
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$50,478 - AU$106,083
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 113

Dental Hygienist Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$82,544

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

Dental Hygienist Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Dental Hygienist in Adelaide:
"Ergonomics."
Look after your hands, back and shoulders.

Key Stats for Dental Hygienist

Gender

Female
79 %
Male
21 %
Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
66%
5-9 years
18%

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Skills That Affect Dental Hygienist Salaries

▲9%

National Average
AU$83,000

▼1%

Gender

Female
79 %
Male
21 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 6%
dental benefits
Dental: 30%
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 68%