The annual and hourly salary statistics of dental hygienists in Danbury, Connecticut are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of dental hygienists in Danbury is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$38,590|
|25th Percentile Wage||$73,880|
|50th Percentile Wage||$86,090|
|75th Percentile Wage||$95,090|
|90th Percentile Wage||$100,490|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for dental hygienists in Danbury, Connecticut in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $100,490. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $86,090. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $38,590.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of dental hygienists from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $86,090 in Danbury is in the middle of salary range for dental hygienists in state of Connecticut. In comparison, the annual salary of dental hygienists in Danbury is 4.3 percent (4.3%) lower than that in the highest paying Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk and 34.6 percent (34.6%) higher than that in the lowest paying Northwestern Connecticut nonmetropolitan area.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|New Haven|| |
|Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford|| |
|Eastern Connecticut nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Northwestern Connecticut nonmetropolitan area|| |