How Much do Dental Hygienists Make in West Virginia?

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

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, dental hygienists in West Virginia earn an average of $60,340 a year, equivalent to $29.01 an hour.

This is 22% less than dental hygienists nationwide, but it is 39% more than the typical West Virginia worker.

  • Latest wage data is for May 2019
  • Pre-tax earnings; Wages only - does not include benefits
West Virginia Dental Hygienist Wages by Percentile
Percentile Hourly Annually
90th $40.11 $83,420
75th $33.10 $68,840
50th $28.10 $58,450
25th $24.48 $50,930
10th $20.89 $43,450
West Virginia Dental Hygienists Wages by Metro Area
  • Data is for the entire metro area, not just the city
Metro Area Hourly Annually
Beckley $26.75 $55,630
Charleston $29.84 $62,060
Huntington $30.17 $62,760
Morgantown $27.73 $57,680
Parkersburg $26.90 $55,960
Wheeling $24.22 $50,380
West Virginia Dental Hygienist Wages by Year
Year Hourly Annually
2019 $29.01 $60,340
2018 $27.76 $57,740
2017 $26.43 $54,970
2016 $25.99 $54,060
2015 $26.16 $54,410
2014 $26.29 $54,680
2013 $24.76 $51,510
2012 $24.29 $50,530
2011 $23.91 $49,720