How Much do Dental Hygienists Make in Maine?

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

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, dental hygienists in Maine earn an average of $67,510 a year, equivalent to $32.46 an hour.

This is 13% less than dental hygienists nationwide, but it is 39% more than the typical Maine worker.

  • Latest wage data is for May 2019
  • Pre-tax earnings; Wages only - does not include benefits
Maine Dental Hygienist Wages by Percentile
Percentile Hourly Annually
90th $39.17 $81,470
75th $36.48 $75,870
50th $32.33 $67,250
25th $28.33 $58,930
10th $26.08 $54,250
Maine Dental Hygienists Wages by Metro Area
  • Data is for the entire metro area, not just the city
Metro Area Hourly Annually
Bangor $31.68 $65,900
Lewiston $31.45 $65,410
Portland $34.51 $71,790
Maine Dental Hygienist Wages by Year
Year Hourly Annually
2019 $32.46 $67,510
2018 $31.49 $65,500
2017 $30.01 $62,410
2016 $29.82 $62,040
2015 $30.39 $63,200
2014 $31.51 $65,540
2013 $32.56 $67,730
2012 $33.22 $69,100
2011 $33.68 $70,050