5 states with the largest increases in dental hygienist pay

Wyoming saw the largest increase in dental hygienist pay between 2020 and 2021, according to data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. 

Here are five states with the largest increases in dental hygienist pay using salary data from 2020 and 2021, the latest year data is available.

Wyoming

2020: $66,280

2021: $78,010

Percentage increase: 17.69 percent

 

Arkansas

2020: $65,730

2021: $74,360

Percentage increase: 13.12 percent

 

Washington

2020: $95,450

2021: $106,200

Percentage increase: 11.26 percent

 

Georgia

2020: $66,330

2021: $73,140

Percentage increase: 10.26 percent

 

Oregon

2020: $86,450

2021: $94,420

Percentage increase: 9.22 percent

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