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Dental Hygienists Salary Information in Delaware

The average annual and hourly salaries for dental hygienists in the state of Delaware are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of dental hygienists among Delaware cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2014 and published in May 2015 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Dental Hygienists in Delaware

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$90,960
75th Percentile Wage
$82,130
50th Percentile Wage
$71,660
25th Percentile Wage
$61,820
10th Percentile Wage
$52,270

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for dental hygienists in Delaware in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $90,960. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $71,660. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $52,270.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$43.73
75th Percentile Wage
$39.49
50th Percentile Wage
$34.45
25th Percentile Wage
$29.72
10th Percentile Wage
$25.13

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for dental hygienists in Delaware in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $43.73. The median hourly salary is $34.45. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $25.13.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $71,660 -4.22%
2013 $74,820 6.90%
2012 $69,990 -5.30%
2011 $73,910 3.01%
2010 $71,750 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for dental hygienists in state of Delaware from 2010 to 2014. We note that in 2013 the average salary increased by 6.90%. We also see the year 2011 had a positive salary growth of 3.01% while year 2012 had a negtive one (-5.30%).

Table 4. Average Dental Hygienists Wage in Delaware vs. Related Jobs

Table 5. Median Annual Salary of Dental Hygienists in Delaware Cities

Table 5 shows the median annual salary of dental hygienists in some Delaware cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of dental hygienists in state of Delaware ranges from $67,970 to $77,970. The highest paying area for dental hygienists in Delaware is Sussex County with a median annual salary of $77,970. The lowest paying area is Dover with a median annual salary of $67,970.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Sussex County
$77,970
Dover
$67,970

Dental Hygienists Salary by State

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