Dental Assistant Jobs in Neptune, 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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Artistic Dental - Jackson, NJ (16 miles from Neptune, NJ)
We will train skillset to become a DENTAL ASSISTANT!...
Brick, NJ (11 miles from Neptune, NJ)
X-ray license necessary or in the process of receiving. Must have completed a Dental Assisting program. Respond or call ...!...
22 hours ago
DentalOne Partners - Brick, NJ (11 miles from Neptune, NJ)
Four Handed Dentistry- fabricate temporary crowns....
Brick, NJ (11 miles from Neptune, NJ)
Our requirements: * RDA License * Current X-Ray license and CPR certification That's it! Let us know if you are interested in joining the Wang Ortho family and the awesome world of orthodontics!...
4 days ago
Premium Dentistry - Lakewood, NJ (12 miles from Neptune, NJ)
****Seeking a Dental Assistant with NJ X-Ray (preferred) to join our amazing team at our growing dental practice.**FULL / PART-TIME position includes some evenings and weekends....
5 days ago
Premium Dentistry - Lakewood, NJ (12 miles from Neptune, NJ)
Day to day task include but not limited to: Chairside assisting Taking x-rays Data entry Treatment presentation Scheduling patients Confirming appointments Expanding functions (experience required)...
Oakhurst, NJ (4 miles from Neptune, NJ)
Our busy dental practice is searching for a dedicated Pediatric Dental Assistant who loves working with children. Do you have the following license or certification: X Ray License and CPR (BLS)?...
10 days ago
NJ Team Dental Center - Old Bridge, NJ (17 miles from Neptune, NJ)
or TextDental Receptionist / Dental Insurance Billing NJ Team Dental Center is seeking a full time dental receptionist / Patient Appointment Coordinator / Dental insurance billing that is...
Hackensack Meridian Health - Neptune, NJ
assistant training program certificate 2+ years Dental Assistant experience required Valid NJ Dental Radiology license requried Possesses strong patient centered communication skills...
15 days ago
Dental Care Alliance - East Brunswick, NJ (23 miles from Neptune, NJ)
The Dental Assistant we hire is preferred to have 1+ years of experience and an x-ray license for the state of New Jersey is required. We offer a competive salary plus benefits!...
15 days ago
Brick, NJ (11 miles from Neptune, NJ)
Oral Surgery office seeking experienced, computer literate professional to join our team full time. Please email resume.
19 days ago
Parlin, NJ (20 miles from Neptune, NJ)
Dentrix is preferred...
20 days ago
Childrens Dental Health - Lakewood, NJ (12 miles from Neptune, NJ)
Apply Now WE ALSO RECOMMEND OTHER JOBS WITHIN SAME CATEGORY Expanded Functions Dental Assistant (EFDA) in Downingtown, PA Posted on: 11/2/2021 [Apply Now] Expanded Functions Dental Assistant (EFDA)...
26 days ago
Childrens Dental Health - Jackson, NJ (16 miles from Neptune, NJ)
Apply Now WE ALSO RECOMMEND OTHER JOBS WITHIN SAME CATEGORY Expanded Functions Dental Assistant (EFDA) in Downingtown, PA Posted on: 11/2/2021 [Apply Now] Expanded Functions Dental Assistant (EFDA)...
26 days ago
East Brunswick, NJ (23 miles from Neptune, NJ)
Our office is currently seeking a Full Time Dental Assistant with x-ray license, for our state of the art dental practice. Applicant must be able to multi-task and interact with patients....
29 days ago

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Salary for Dental Assistant Jobs in Neptune, NJ

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

$39,760

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Highest Education Level

Dental Assistants in Neptune, NJ offer the following education background
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (29.3%)
  • High School or GED (26.7%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (17.5%)
  • 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 Neptune, NJ
  • Less than 1 year (60.4%)
  • 1-2 years (28.4%)
  • None (11.2%)

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