Avg. Base Hourly Rate (CAD)
The average hourly pay for a Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH) is C$38.52
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH)s?
An entry-level Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH) with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$35.23 based on 44 salaries. An early career Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of …Read more
What Do Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH)s Do?
Registered dental hygienists (RDHs) work primarily in dentists’ offices. Graduation from an accredited dental hygiene school and/or an associate's degree in dental hygiene, as well as state licensure and passing the National Board Dental Hygiene Examination are general requirements for this position. RDHs have a range of duties, including cleaning patients' teeth and gums and providing instructions to patients in proper dental hygiene. They also remove plaque, polish teeth, take x-rays, and …Read more