The annual and hourly salary statistics of dental hygienists in Nassau-Suffolk, New York are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of dental hygienists in Nassau-Suffolk 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||$68,300|
|25th Percentile Wage||$78,010|
|50th Percentile Wage||$88,040|
|75th Percentile Wage||$96,230|
|90th Percentile Wage||$101,140|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for dental hygienists in Nassau-Suffolk, New York in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $101,140. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $88,040. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $68,300.
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 with a median annual salary of $88,040, Nassau-Suffolk is the second highest paying city for dental hygienists in state of New York, following the highest paying city New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island (median annual salary of $89,170). Compared with New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, the median annual salary of dental hygienists in Nassau-Suffolk is 1.3 percent (1.3%) lower.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island|| |
|New York-White Plains-Wayne|| |
|East Central New York nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Capital-Northern New York nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Glens Falls|| |
|Central New York nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Buffalo-Niagara Falls|| |