Dental Hygienists Salary Information in Ohio

The average annual and hourly salaries for dental hygienists in the state of Ohio are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of dental hygienists amongst Ohio 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 Ohio

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$52,740
25th Percentile Wage
$59,340
50th Percentile Wage
$68,550
75th Percentile Wage
$76,510
90th Percentile Wage
$81,900

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for dental hygienists in Ohio in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $81,900. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $68,550. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $52,740.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$25.36
25th Percentile Wage
$28.53
50th Percentile Wage
$32.96
75th Percentile Wage
$36.79
90th Percentile Wage
$39.38

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for dental hygienists in Ohio in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $39.38. The median hourly salary is $32.96. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $25.36.

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
201668,5501.53%4.43%
201567,5001.08%-
201466,7701.83%-
201365,5500.06%-
201265,510--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Dental Hygienists in Ohio Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of dental hygienists in some Ohio cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of dental hygienists in state of Ohio ranges from $53,070 to $73,650. The highest paying area for dental hygienists in Ohio is Columbus with a median annual salary of $73,650. The second highest paying city/area in Ohio State is Cincinnati-Middletown (mean annual salary $71,750). The lowest paying area is Sandusky with a median annual salary of $53,070.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Columbus
$73,650
Cincinnati-Middletown
$71,750
Dayton
$70,080
Akron
$70,010
Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor
$66,750
Toledo
$65,400
Springfield
$63,340
Eastern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$63,000
Mansfield
$62,840
Other Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$62,100
West Northwestern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$60,430
Southern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$59,930
Lima
$59,170
Canton-Massillon
$57,180
Sandusky
$53,070


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