Dental Hygienist Pay in Missouri - MO
The average dental hygienist salary is estimated at $67,000 per year, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The following is a list of average salaries for dental hygienists in various parts of Missouri:
Springfield - $58,000
Independence - $53,000
Columbia - $61,000
Jefferson City - $61,000
Kansas City – $53,000
Missouri Dental Associations
Missouri Dental Board – This organization provides information on the licensing of assistants, hygienists, and dentists. It offers applications for download, news and information on legislation and regulation changes, Board information, a newsletter, and many other resources for dental professionals.
Missouri Dental Hygienists’ Association – This group actively promotes quality dental health and dental care, as well as licensure, practice & research, and education of the public and for dental hygienists across the state.