Dental Hygienist in Madison, Wisconsin Salary

The average pay for a Dental Hygienist in Madison, Wisconsin is $30.93 per hour.

$36,241 - $77,477
$36K
$56K
$77K
MEDIAN: $56,000
10%
50%
90%

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$24.16 - $33.41
$24
$30
$33
MEDIAN: $30.50
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50%
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$0$77K
Salary $36,241 - $77,477
Bonus $1,100
Profit Sharing $2,650
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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$43,278 - $70,196
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 10
Hourly Data $0$33
Hourly Rate $24.16 - $33.41
Annual Data $0$70K
Bonus $1,100
Profit Sharing $2,650
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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$43,278 - $70,196
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 23

Job Description for Dental Hygienist

Dental hуgіеnіsts perform a number of duties within a dental office. They are responsible for cleaning teeth, looking for signs of oral disease in patients, and providing education and preventative care. Specific tasks performed by dental hygienists include сlеаning stаіns and plaque buildup on teeth, сlеаning undеr аnd аrоund the gums, sеаrсhing fоr іndісаtоrs оf оrаl disease such as swеllіng, and applying dental prophylaxis, sealants, and topical fluorides as required. They also educate patients on oral care and hygiene such as on flossing, brushing and diet. Additionally, dental hygienists help dentists and other professionals in their office in tasks such as taking radiographs, assisting during dental procedures and making impressions of teeth. Some dental hygienists work for orthodontists and provide care specific to orthodontic patients and procedures.

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Dental Hygienist Tasks

  • Teach patients how to practice good oral hygiene.
  • Remove soft and hard deposits from teeth.
  • Record the presence of diseases or abnormalities.
  • Examine patients teeth and gums.

About Madison, Wisconsin

Dane County, Wisconsin
248,956
Male:
122,596 (49.2%)
Female:
126,360 (50.8%)
Madison is the capital of the U.S. state of Wisconsin and the county seat of Dane County. As of July 1, 2015, Madison's estimated population of 248,951 made it the second largest city in Wisconsin, after Milwaukee, and the 84th largest in the United States. The city forms the core of the United States Census Bureau's Madison Metropolitan Statistical Area, which includes Dane County and neighboring Iowa, Green, and Columbia counties. The Madison Metropolitan Statistical Area's 2010 population was 568,593. Madison is one of only 5 platinum level bike cities in the US. Madison's origins begin in 1829, when former federal judge James Duane Doty purchased over a thousand acres (4 km²) of swamp and forest land on the isthmus between Lakes Mendota and Monona, with the intention of building a city in the Four Lakes region. When the Wisconsin Territory was created in 1836 the territorial legislature convened in Belmont, Wisconsin....
Madison:
$57,690
Wisconsin:
$55,638
$981
Madison:
$222,800
Wisconsin:
$168,300
3.5%

Dental Hygienist Job Listings

Key Stats for Dental Hygienist

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
21%

Experience Affects Dental Hygienist Salaries

▲5%

National Average
$62,000

Entry-Level
▼1%

Skills That Affect Dental Hygienist Salaries

Radiology
▲7%

Patient Education
▲7%

Periodontics
▲5%

Anesthesia
▲4%

National Average
$62,000

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
21%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 53%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 20%
no benefits
None: 20%