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Average Late-Career Dental Hygienist Hourly Pay in Chicago, Illinois

$36.84
Avg. Hourly Rate
$7,000
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The average hourly pay for a Late-Career Dental Hygienist in Chicago, Illinois is $36.84.
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$34.21
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$36.84
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$44.70
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What Do Dental Hygienists Do?

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Dental Hygienist. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Dental Hygienist
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What Are Popular Skills for Dental Hygienists?

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

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Dental Hygienists?

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 $33.09 based on 10 salaries. An early career Dental Hygienist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $34.74 based on 29 salaries. A mid-career Dental Hygienist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $37.32 based on 17 salaries. An experienced Dental Hygienist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $38.53 based on 22 salaries.
Employees with Dental Hygienist in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 22.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Denver, Colorado (14.0% more) and Austin, Texas (7.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (20.8% less), Rochester, New York (12.6% less) and Charlotte, North Carolina (4.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 78 survey responses.
Entry Level
12.8%
Early Career
37.2%
Mid Career
21.8%
Experienced
28.2%