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Dental Hygienists Salary Information in Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area, Washington

The annual and hourly salary statistics of dental hygienists in Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area, Washington are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of dental hygienists in Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area 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 Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area, Washington

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$86,480
25th Percentile Wage
$91,740
50th Percentile Wage
$100,500
75th Percentile Wage
$111,770
90th Percentile Wage
$124,000

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for dental hygienists in Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area, Washington in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $124,000. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $100,500. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $86,480.

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
$100,500
-3.93% 10.68%
2016
$104,450
9.12% -
2015
$94,920
-5.93% -
2014
$100,550
9.78% -
2013
$90,720
1.05% -
2012
$89,770
- -

Table 3. Compare Dental Hygienists Salary in Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area with Other Washington Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $100,500, Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area is the highest paying city for dental hygienists in state of Washington, followed by Olympia (median annual salary $96,730). In comparison, the median annual salary of dental hygienists in Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area is 3.8 percent (3.8%) higher than that in Olympia.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area
$100,500
Olympia
$96,730
Seattle-Bellevue-Everett
$95,100
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue
$94,520
Eastern Washington nonmetropolitan area
$93,670
Bremerton-Silverdale
$93,570
Longview
$92,550
Bellingham
$92,270
Mount Vernon-Anacortes
$92,230
Tacoma
$91,230
Yakima
$90,680
Wenatchee-East Wenatchee
$90,470
Southwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area
$89,930
Kennewick-Pasco-Richland
$89,220
Spokane
$85,490
Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro
$83,970
Central Washington nonmetropolitan area
$82,310
Lewiston
$77,730



See also: Top paying jobs in Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area, Washington.