Dental Assistant Jobs in Tarrytown, NY

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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Bronx, NY (18 miles from Tarrytown, NY)
We are currently searching for a talented Dental Assistant to join our team!...
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New York, NY (24 miles from Tarrytown, NY)
Dental Assistant is needed for professional state of the art dental office in Staten Island. Come join our team and discover a whole new experience in dentistry....
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Advanced Dentistry of New Canaan - New Canaan, CT 06840, CT (18 miles from Tarrytown, NY)
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Bayside, NY (20 miles from Tarrytown, NY)
Dental practice in bayside looking for an experienced dental assistant as full time or part time basis please have dental experience, serious inquiries only. knowledge of digital xrays is a must. candidates...
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New York, NY (24 miles from Tarrytown, NY)
Dental Assistant wanted for full time position in prestigious upper west side dental office. There are no weekends and no evenings with this position....
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New York, NY (24 miles from Tarrytown, NY)
We are looking for a part time dental assistant for our Midtown Manhattan practice Monday and Thursday from 9:30am to 7:00pm. Great hourly rate of pay for the right candidate....
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Maywood, NJ (16 miles from Tarrytown, NY)
A growing dental practice in Maywood, NJ is seeking a trustworthy and reliable Dental Assistant. Requirements are but not limited to: (a) X-RAY license and (b) at least 2 years of experience....
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New York, NY (24 miles from Tarrytown, NY)
Join a team of super professionals who will welcome you, support and encourage you as you grow personally, professionally and financially. Our multispecialty practice has often been featured in...
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Great Neck, NY (22 miles from Tarrytown, NY)
MUST be either a CERTIFIED/REGISTERED DENTAL ASSISTANT (NYS licensed with a license #) or a Registered Dental Hygienist to be considered....
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Rutherford, NJ (22 miles from Tarrytown, NY)
Looking for a friendly, reliable dental assistant to start November 30th. Small general dentist office, very nice patients, warm friendly staff....
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New York, NY (24 miles from Tarrytown, NY)
Dental Office seeking Dental Assistant for Wednesdays and Friday and 1 Saturday per month. Must love kids. Responsibilities include: taking x-rays, setting up, sterilization....
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New Milford, NJ (13 miles from Tarrytown, NY)
Opportunity to start a new and exciting path in a brand new, state of the art, dental specialty office! We are seeking someone who is eager to learn, energetic, and enthusiastic, to join our team....
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New York, NY (24 miles from Tarrytown, NY)
a Dental Assistant to assist doctor during patient treatments....
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New York, NY (24 miles from Tarrytown, NY)
Les Belles is a high paced boutique dental practice is seeking a Full Time and a Part Time Dental assistant to join the team. Experience is welcome but not required....
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All Medical Personnel - Teterboro, NJ (19 miles from Tarrytown, NY)
About Our Client: Our client diagnostic results reveal new avenues to identify and treat disease, inspire healthy behaviors and improve health care management. The world leader in providing...
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Dental Assistant Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Introduction to Dental Medicine
The mouth is the window into human health. This course provides an overview of dental medicine to engage, educate, excite and assist you in improving the oral health of your patients and members...

Administrative Dental Assistant

This course will teach you the essential skills for managing the business aspects of a dental practice and becoming an administrative dental assistant. You will build effective communication...

Clinical Dental Assistant

When you become a dental assistant, you'll enjoy a career that is not only fulfilling, but also rewarding. Caring dental assistants truly make a difference with clients, providing comfort and...

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Salary for Dental Assistant Jobs in Tarrytown, NY

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


Highest Education Level

Dental Assistants in Tarrytown, NY offer the following education background
  • Vocational or Certification (29.4%)
  • High School or GED (27.6%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (16.9%)
  • Associate's Degree (15.4%)
  • Doctorate Degree (4.1%)
  • Some College (3.3%)
  • Master's Degree (2.1%)
  • Some High School (1.2%)

Average Work Experience

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

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