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Dental Hygienists Salary Information in New York

The average annual and hourly salaries for dental hygienists in the state of New York are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of dental hygienists among New York areas 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$53,810
25th Percentile Wage
$61,640
50th Percentile Wage
$75,390
75th Percentile Wage
$91,000
90th Percentile Wage
$100,910

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for dental hygienists in New York in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $100,910. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $75,390. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $53,810.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$25.87
25th Percentile Wage
$29.64
50th Percentile Wage
$36.25
75th Percentile Wage
$43.75
90th Percentile Wage
$48.52

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for dental hygienists in New York in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $48.52. The median hourly salary is $36.25. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $25.87.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of dental hygienists from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201675,3904.36%10.48%
201572,1005.06%-
201468,4500.99%-
201367,7700.41%-
201267,490--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Dental Hygienists in New York Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of dental hygienists in some New York cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of dental hygienists in state of New York ranges from $55,710 to $88,310. The highest paying area for dental hygienists in New York is New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island with a median annual salary of $88,310. The second highest paying city/area in New York State is Nassau-Suffolk (mean annual salary $84,610). The lowest paying area is Binghamton with a median annual salary of $55,710.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island
$88,310
Nassau-Suffolk
$84,610
New York-White Plains-Wayne
$84,470
Kingston
$77,840
Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown
$75,240
East Central New York nonmetropolitan area
$74,110
Capital-Northern New York nonmetropolitan area
$72,060
Utica-Rome
$69,770
Ithaca
$69,210
Glens Falls
$68,450
Syracuse
$67,330
Albany-Schenectady-Troy
$64,220
Central New York nonmetropolitan area
$62,530
Elmira
$62,220
Rochester
$60,640
Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area
$57,530
Buffalo-Niagara Falls
$57,340
Binghamton
$55,710


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