Average Dental Hygienist Hourly Pay in Houston, Texas

$37.90
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$2,500
Bonus
$2,000
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The average hourly pay for a Dental Hygienist in Houston, Texas is $37.90.
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$28.87
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$37.90
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$41.38
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Hourly Rate
$29 - $41
Bonus
$1,179 - $5,087
Profit Sharing
$0 - $2,000
Total Pay
$50,944 - $87,134

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Popular Skills for Dental Hygienist

Skills in Periodontics, Radiology, Pediatrics and Cleaning are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Patient Education.

Pay by Experience Level for Dental Hygienist

An entry-level Dental Hygienist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $30.63 based on 10 salaries. An early career Dental Hygienist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $36.58 based on 38 salaries. A mid-career Dental Hygienist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $39.01 based on 12 salaries. An experienced Dental Hygienist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $39.29 based on 23 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $40.
Employees with Dental Hygienist in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 19.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (7.4% more) and Denver, Colorado (5.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (9.1% less), San Antonio, Texas (8.2% less) and Chicago, Illinois (5.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 90 survey responses.
Entry Level
11.1%
Early Career
42.2%
Mid Career
13.3%
Experienced
25.6%
Late Career
7.8%