Dental Assistant Jobs in Raritan, 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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DA VINCI DENTAL ARTS - Edison, NJ (14 miles from Raritan, NJ)
We are looking to add another Dental Assistant to our team. We have part-time and full time available. Compensation is to be discussed pending on experience....
Aspen Dental - Hackettstown, NJ (22 miles from Raritan, NJ)
As a Lead Dental Assistant with an Aspen Dental-branded practice, youll have the support you need to reach your career goals....
17 hours ago
Midwest Dental - Clark, NJ (17 miles from Raritan, NJ)
Overview Dental Assistant - Temporary Mondovi Dental is now part of the Smile Brands family! Are you passionate about dental health and helping patients maintain their gleaming smiles?...
Princeton, NJ (13 miles from Raritan, NJ)
Dental Assistant Needed ***NO SATURDAYS*** Full Time and Part Time Position Available Monday-Friday Quality Family Practice Excellent Salary and Benefits Must Have X-Ray License Please E-mail Resume...
4 days ago
Princeton, NJ (13 miles from Raritan, NJ)
If you want to join a professional dental team that is thoughtful, fun and recognized as leaders and respected professionals, please submit your resume for further consideration. Our position...
4 days ago
Somerset, NJ (7 miles from Raritan, NJ)
We are a new practice looking for a dental assistant with a minimum of 2 years experience. X-Ray license is a must!...
5 days ago
Dental Practice - Hopewell, NJ (13 miles from Raritan, NJ)
We also have a coach dedicated to your growth and development , a team of highly skilled clinicians from fellow dental assistants to collaborative doctors and hygienists, and a leadership team that...
Dental Practice - Princeton, NJ (13 miles from Raritan, NJ)
Why work for at average dental office, when you can work somewhere that has great patient flow, a collaborative team of highly skilled dental professionals, amazing advanced technology, and great...
NJ Team Dental Center - Old Bridge, NJ (20 miles from Raritan, 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...
Clark, NJ (17 miles from Raritan, NJ)
Are you a licensed Dental Assistant that wants to be part of a company that strives to be the BEST in the dental industry? If so, we want to hear from you!...
6 days ago
Florham Park, NJ (18 miles from Raritan, NJ)
We are an office looking for a part time and full time dental assistant. For full time position, benefits offered. Must be personable, reliable and efficient....
6 days ago
Woodbridge, NJ (18 miles from Raritan, NJ)
PT Dental Assistant position for suburban private dental office.15-25 hrs/week. Tuesday thru Friday. NJ X-Ray license and experience preferred. Need to be Covid Vaccinated....
7 days ago
Dds - Union, NJ (21 miles from Raritan, NJ)
Dental Assistant in Union, New Jersey Dental Assistant in Union, NJ. Req. 18 mos. exp in the job offered....
7 days ago
Midwest Dental - Clark, NJ (17 miles from Raritan, NJ)
Overview Dental Assistant ***$1,500 Sign on Bonus*** Mondovi Dental is now part of the Smile Brands family!...
Manalapan, NJ (24 miles from Raritan, NJ)
We are looking for an experienced enthusiastic RDA to join the most amazing team around! To apply must be dedicated, cheerful, skilled and an awesome team player. Great benefits, 3-4 days a week,...
7 days ago

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Salary for Dental Assistant Jobs in Raritan, NJ

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

$39,760

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Highest Education Level

Dental Assistants in Raritan, 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 (4.1%)
  • 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 Raritan, NJ
  • Less than 1 year (60.4%)
  • 1-2 years (28.4%)
  • None (11.2%)

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