How Much do Dental Hygienists Make in Mississippi?

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

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, dental hygienists in Mississippi earn an average of $56,150 a year, equivalent to $26.99 an hour.

This is 27% less than dental hygienists nationwide, but it is 40% more than the typical Mississippi worker.

  • Latest wage data is for May 2019
  • Pre-tax earnings; Wages only - does not include benefits
Mississippi Dental Hygienist Wages by Percentile
Percentile Hourly Annually
90th $35.33 $73,480
75th $30.84 $64,150
50th $27.82 $57,860
25th $24.61 $51,190
10th $17.58 $36,580
Mississippi Dental Hygienists Wages by Metro Area
  • Data is for the entire metro area, not just the city
Metro Area Hourly Annually
Gulfport $29.85 $62,090
Hattiesburg $25.27 $52,550
Jackson $31.02 $64,520
Mississippi Dental Hygienist Wages by Year
Year Hourly Annually
2019 $26.99 $56,150
2018 $27.82 $57,860
2017 $27.70 $57,620
2016 $27.86 $57,960
2015 $26.49 $55,110
2014 $25.63 $53,310
2013 $24.16 $50,240
2012 $24.08 $50,080
2011 $23.65 $49,190