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Dental Hygienists Salary Information in Nassau-Suffolk, New York

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 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Dental Hygienists in Nassau-Suffolk, New York

Percentile BracketAverage 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.

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
$88,040
3.90% 17.11%
2016
$84,610
4.85% -
2015
$80,510
5.56% -
2014
$76,030
1.34% -
2013
$75,010
2.71% -
2012
$72,980
- -

Table 3. Compare Dental Hygienists Salary in Nassau-Suffolk with Other New York Cities

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
$89,170
Nassau-Suffolk
$88,040
New York-White Plains-Wayne
$84,470
Kingston
$81,380
Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown
$75,240
East Central New York nonmetropolitan area
$74,110
Capital-Northern New York nonmetropolitan area
$73,730
Utica-Rome
$73,080
Glens Falls
$70,780
Ithaca
$70,430
Syracuse
$68,940
Albany-Schenectady-Troy
$64,330
Elmira
$63,710
Central New York nonmetropolitan area
$61,280
Rochester
$60,840
Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area
$59,650
Buffalo-Niagara Falls
$57,150
Binghamton
$56,260



See also: Top paying jobs in Nassau-Suffolk, New York.