Dental Hygienists Salary Information in Albany, Georgia

The annual and hourly salary statistics of dental hygienists in Albany, Georgia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of dental hygienists in Albany is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Dental Hygienists in Albany, Georgia

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$36,390
25th Percentile Wage
$43,500
50th Percentile Wage
$53,830
75th Percentile Wage
$62,470
90th Percentile Wage
$71,290

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for dental hygienists in Albany, Georgia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $71,290. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $53,830. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $36,390.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of dental hygienists from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$53,830
3.68% 3.94%
2016
$51,850
3.36% -
2015
$50,110
-0.24% -
2014
$50,230
-9.93% -
2013
$55,220
6.36% -
2012
$51,710
- -

Table 3. Compare Dental Hygienists Salary in Albany with Other Georgia Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $53,830 in Albany is in the middle of salary range for dental hygienists in state of Georgia. In comparison, the annual salary of dental hygienists in Albany is 25.7 percent (25.7%) lower than that in the highest paying Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta and 7.6 percent (7.6%) higher than that in the lowest paying Athens-Clarke County.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta
$72,480
Dalton
$71,300
North Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$71,030
Rome
$65,750
Gainesville
$61,180
East Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$60,320
Brunswick
$59,830
Warner Robins
$59,500
Columbus
$58,570
Savannah
$57,860
Hinesville-Fort Stewart
$56,090
Valdosta
$55,930
Albany
$53,830
Middle Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$53,090
Macon
$53,040
South Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$50,290
Athens-Clarke County
$49,740



See also: Top paying jobs in Albany, Georgia.