The annual and hourly salary statistics of dental hygienists in Medford, Oregon are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of dental hygienists in Medford 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||$70,270|
|25th Percentile Wage||$78,620|
|50th Percentile Wage||$88,440|
|75th Percentile Wage||$97,130|
|90th Percentile Wage||$102,400|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for dental hygienists in Medford, Oregon in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $102,400. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $88,440. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $70,270.
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 the median annual salary of $88,440 in Medford is in the middle of salary range for dental hygienists in state of Oregon. In comparison, the annual salary of dental hygienists in Medford is 4.6 percent (4.6%) lower than that in the highest paying Coastal Oregon nonmetropolitan area and 15.9 percent (15.9%) higher than that in the lowest paying Southern Oregon and Linn County nonmetropolitan area.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Coastal Oregon nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Eastern Oregon nonmetropolitan area|| |
|North Central Oregon nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Southern Oregon and Linn County nonmetropolitan area|| |