The average pay for a Dental Hygienist is £26.40 per hour.

£21,213 - £50,858
£21K
£30K
£51K
MEDIAN: £30,174
10%
50%
90%
£19.67 - £35.34
£20
£27
£35
MEDIAN: £27.23
10%
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90%
£0£72K
Salary £21,213 - £50,858
Bonus £1,000
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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£28,398 - £72,645
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 19 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 67
Hourly Data £0£35
Hourly Rate £19.67 - £35.34
Overtime £20.00
Annual Data £0£72K
Bonus £1,000
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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£28,398 - £72,645
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 19 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 218

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 ₤45,000 based on 121 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 ₤52,000 based on 67 salaries. An experienced Dental Hygienist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤55,000 based on 72 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 ₤60,000 based on 52 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £52,573

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Dental Hygienist Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Dental Hygienist?

Dental Hygienist in Birmingham:
"Working as a dental hygiene/therapist."
Pros: Patient eduction. Improving peoples oral health. Working as a team. Good feedback from patients. Helping children have good dental experiences. Dealing with the elderly.
Cons: Time pressure. Phobic patients. Unruley children.

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Key Stats for Dental Hygienist

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
23%

Experience Affects Dental Hygienist Salaries

Late-Career
▲14%

Experienced
▲5%

National Average
₤53,000

Mid-Career
▼1%

▼14%

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 5%
dental benefits
Dental: 26%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 73%