How Much do Dental Hygienists Make in Alaska?

Do dental hygienists in Alaska make a lot of money? What is the average pay for Alaska dental hygienists?

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, dental hygienists in Alaska earn an average of $114,790 a year, equivalent to $55.19 an hour.

This is 49% more than dental hygienists nationwide and 94% more than the typical Alaska worker.

  • Latest wage data is for May 2019
  • Pre-tax earnings; Wages only - does not include benefits
Alaska Dental Hygienist Wages by Percentile
Percentile Hourly Annually
90th $74.34 $154,620
75th $64.39 $133,930
50th $56.61 $117,750
25th $49.98 $103,950
10th $36.25 $75,400
Alaska Dental Hygienists Wages by Metro Area
  • Data is for the entire metro area, not just the city
Metro Area Hourly Annually
Anchorage $52.63 $109,470
Fairbanks $53.77 $111,830
Alaska Dental Hygienist Wages by Year
Year Hourly Annually
2019 $55.19 $114,790
2018 $54.96 $114,320
2017 $51.53 $107,190
2016 $49.47 $102,890
2015 $40.59 $84,430
2014 $36.38 $75,670
2013 $35.34 $73,500
2012 $36.45 $75,820
2011 $41.50 $86,310