Dental Hygienist Salaries in Idaho - ID
Dental hygienists across the country make on average around $67,000 annually according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor and Statistics (BLS). That comes out to just over $32 an hour. The BLS reports that dental hygienist salary in Idaho averages almost $68,000 annually, which is slightly higher than the national average. Idaho dental hygienist hourly salaries range from $10 to $18 an hour. Often dental hygienists’ are paid hourly. Below are the average job salaries for jobs currently listed for dental hygienists at indeed.com in some of the largest cities in Idaho.
Boise – $52,000
Nampa – $52,000
Pocatello – $56,000
Idaho Falls – $55,000
Meridian – $52,000
Professional Dental Organizations in Idaho
There are currently no professional organization in the state of Idaho specific to the practice of dental assistants. The only state organization specific to dental hygienists’ is listed below.
Idaho Dental Hygienists’ Association – This association is the professional organization that represents dental hygienists in the state of Idaho. “The mission of Idaho Dental Hygienists’ Association is to improve total health by increasing the public's awareness of and access to quality oral health care, promote the highest standards of dental hygiene education, licensure, and practice and represent and promote the interests of dental hygiene.”