Dental Hygienists Salary Information in Rome, Georgia

The annual and hourly salary statistics of dental hygienists in Rome, Georgia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of dental hygienists in Rome 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 Rome, Georgia

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$39,820
25th Percentile Wage
$46,940
50th Percentile Wage
$65,750
75th Percentile Wage
$75,110
90th Percentile Wage
$80,700

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for dental hygienists in Rome, Georgia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $80,700. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $65,750. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $39,820.

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
$65,750
-1.54% 5.93%
2016
$66,760
5.08% -
2015
$63,370
19.47% -
2014
$51,030
-13.95% -
2013
$58,150
-6.36% -
2012
$61,850
- -

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

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $65,750 in Rome is in the middle of salary range for dental hygienists in state of Georgia. In comparison, the annual salary of dental hygienists in Rome is 9.3 percent (9.3%) lower than that in the highest paying Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta and 24.3 percent (24.3%) 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 Rome, Georgia.