An Entry-Level Dental Hygienist earns an average wage of C$32.54 per hour. A skill in Anesthesia is associated with high pay for this job.

C$35,019 - C$75,349
C$35K
C$52K
C$75K
MEDIAN: C$52,303
10%
50%
90%
C$25.24 - C$43.39
C$25
C$33
C$43
MEDIAN: C$32.80
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$89K
Salary C$35,019 - C$75,349
Bonus C$250.00 - C$4,913
Commission C$7,200
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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C$49,251 - C$89,814
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 16 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 76
Hourly Data C$0C$71
Hourly Rate C$25.24 - C$43.39
Hourly Tips C$0.73
Overtime C$12.16 - C$71.02
Annual Data C$0C$89K
Bonus C$250.00 - C$4,913
Commission C$7,200
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).
)
C$49,251 - C$89,814
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 16 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 626

Dental Hygienist Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$67,258

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 Saskatoon:
Look for good benifits.

Dental Hygienist in Ottawa:
"CONTINUE WITH EDUCATION, THE FUTURE CHANGES SO YOU SHOULD,"
BE A "THINKER" NOT JUST A "DOER" MOST DENTIST ARE OVERBEARING, STAND UP FOR YOUR SELF. DON'T BE AFRAID TO STATE YOUR WORTH.

Dental Hygienist in Trenton:
You have to love working with people. Take an interest of the individual receiving treatment.

Key Stats for Dental Hygienist

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 67 votes.
Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
16%

Skills That Affect Dental Hygienist Salaries

Anesthesia
▲13%

Scaling
▲8%

Periodontics
▲3%

National Average
C$67,000


Orthodontics
▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 67 votes.

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 18%
dental benefits
Dental: 34%
vision benefits
Vision: 9%
no benefits
None: 57%