Dental Hygienist Pay in Oklahoma – OK

The salaries of dental hygienist in Oklahoma vary significantly, as much as $12,000, depending on the specific location in the state. Larger cities obviously pay a little more, as the demand and utilization of dental hygienist in dental offices is more prevalent. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reports that the average dental hygienist salary in Oklahoma, as of May 2008, was $61,410 annually. The salary list below, for jobs currently listed at indeed.com, seems to be in line with this figure.

National – $69,000
Oklahoma – $63,000
Oklahoma City – $59,000
Tulsa – $53,000
Norman – $60,000
Lawton – $56,000
Broken Arrow – $54,000
Edmond – $60,000
Midwest City – $59,000
Moore – $59,000
Enid – $51,000
Stillwater – $60,000


Oklahoma Dental Hygienist Associations

Dental workers, or potential dental workers in Oklahoma, will find the following organizations to be of help. They offer educational resources and support, as well as the latest in legislative updates. In addition, they can also assist you in choosing the right training program or certification, as well be of service with the license or certification renewal process.

American Dental Assistants Association
35 East Wacker Drive
Suite 1730
Chicago, IL 60601-2211
(312)541-1550 – Phone
(312)541-1496 – Fax
www.dentalassistant.org – Website

Dental Assisting National Board
444 N. Oklahoma Ave., Suite 900
Chicago, IL 60611
(312)642-3368 – Phone
(312)642-8507 – Fax
www.danb.org - Website

Oklahoma Board of Dentistry
201 N.E. 38th Terr., #2
Oklahoma City, OK 73105
(405)524-9037 – Phone
(405)524-2223 – Fax
dentist@oklaosf.state.ok.us - Email
www.dentist.state.ok.us/ - Website

Oklahoma Dental Hygienists’ Association
www.okdha.org – Website

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