Dental Assistant Jobs in Burlington, NJ

Aid dentist as required, especially in areas such as direct patient care, office duties, and preparing materials for treatments. Dental assistants are typically responsible for directly supporting dentists to ensure that procedures run smoothly. They manage equipment such as suction hoses to keep the patient’s mouth dry and workable during treatment, sterilize instruments, and develop X-rays/perform other lab tasks under dentist oversight. Additionally, they coordinate with clients to deliver information on effective hygiene techniques, schedule appointments, and arrange billing/payment. Because many of their tasks involve interaction with dentists and patients, they need to have strong interpersonal skills.

Depending on state regulations, dental assistants may perform coronal polishing to eliminate soft deposits, protect teeth from cavities with sealant or fluoride, and/or prepare patients for procedures by applying topical anesthetic. Some are also expected to prepare materials for temporary crowns and casts of teeth.

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Tower Health System - Philadelphia, PA (19 miles from Burlington, NJ)
Qualifications High school diploma or equivalent Graduate of an accredited Dental Assistant Program required Experience One year in a clinic setting with a Pediatric Dentist Required Licenses X-ray...
3 days ago
Newtown, PA (14 miles from Burlington, NJ)
Growing endodontic practice seeking a full time dental assistant to join our dental team. Candidates must be reliable and have an excellent work ethic. Training will be provided....
2 days ago
Cherry Hill, NJ (14 miles from Burlington, NJ)
Our growing dental practice is looking for a dental assistant to join our team. We are looking for someone who is friendly, organized, reliable and demonstrates self-motivation....
2 days ago
Dental Illuminations - Plainsboro, NJ (22 miles from Burlington, NJ)
We are a well-established private practice seeking a motivated and team-oriented candidate for a FULL TIME Dental Assistant / Office Help position....
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1 day ago Dental Illuminations
CCED - Philadelphia, PA (19 miles from Burlington, NJ)
Busy Center City dental office looking for an EFDA, Oral Surgery Assistant or an Experienced Dental Assistant with experience in: -Endo -Ortho -General Dentistry -Perio or Oral Surgery - The Oral Surgery...
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3 days ago
Elkins Park, PA (15 miles from Burlington, NJ)
Friendly, family oriented dental office seeking professional, reliable, and experienced dental assistant to work M,T,W 8:45-5:15 Serving the Philadelphia area and the Suburbs of Eastern Montgomery County...
3 days ago
Society Hill Dental - Philadelphia, PA (18 miles from Burlington, NJ)
We are looking for that perfect person to join our team. We are a group of highly skilled professionals who work together to ensure patient health, satisfaction and comfort. Our practice is state...
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4 days ago Society Hill Dental
Blackwood, NJ (23 miles from Burlington, NJ)
The candidate we hire must be a Registered Dental Assistant with at least 1 year of experience working as a Dental Assistant and must be x-ray certified in the state of New Jersey....
4 days ago
Voorhees, NJ (17 miles from Burlington, NJ)
Dental/Orthodontic chairside assistant wanted (Voorhees/Swedesboro) compensation: 16-22/hr (based on experience and proficiency) employment type: full-time QR Code Link to This Post We are looking...
4 days ago
Princeton Dental Group - Princeton, NJ (22 miles from Burlington, NJ)
Part-time dental assistant needed to work in our busy, multi-specialty group practice. Must have a current NJ X-ray license....
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5 days ago Princeton Dental Group
Pennington, NJ (17 miles from Burlington, NJ)
Our team is looking for a Dental Assistant to join our amazing team at Brookside Dental Arts in Pennington NJ. We are offering competitive pay and great hours. X-Ray experience is preferred...
5 days ago
Burlington, NJ
DENTAL ASSISTANT F/T We are currently looking for a dental assistant to work about 35 hours a week (full time) in our BRAND NEW office with start-of-the-art equipment....
5 days ago
Moorestown, NJ (8 miles from Burlington, NJ)
Are you a New Jersey RDA Registered Dental Assistant looking to join an orthodontic team that you will be happy and proud to work with?...
6 days ago
North Wales, PA (23 miles from Burlington, NJ)
The Team's Vision at Howley and Basara Family Dentistry: Get 10,000 people healthier by the end of 2025. The Team's Values at Howley and Basara Family Dentistry: Honesty, Compassion, World Class,...
6 days ago
Smile Programs - Philadelphia, PA (19 miles from Burlington, NJ)
Dental Assistant Qualifications: Must meet State requirements to operate X rays CPR certification card Min. of 1 year working experience as a Dental Assistant Digital X-ray Imaging experience Patient...
6 days ago

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Salary for Dental Assistant Jobs in Burlington, NJ

This is the average annual salary for Dental Assistant jobs in Burlington, NJ as reported by the BLS.

$40,459

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Highest Education Level

Dental Assistants in Burlington, NJ offer the following education background
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (29.3%)
  • High School or GED (26.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (17.4%)
  • Associate's Degree (15.7%)
  • Doctorate Degree (4.2%)
  • Some College (3.2%)
  • Master's Degree (2.2%)
  • Some High School (1.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Dental Assistants in Burlington, NJ
  • Less than 1 year (60.4%)
  • 1-2 years (28.4%)
  • None (11.2%)

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