Dental Assistant Jobs in Bonney Lake, WA

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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Gentle Dental - Kent, WA (13 miles from Bonney Lake, WA)
At Gentle Dental, our Dental Assistants perform a variety of patient care, office, and laboratory duties....
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1 day ago Gentle Dental
Prosthodontics & Implants - Puyallup, WA (7 miles from Bonney Lake, WA)
We are looking for a self-motivated enthusiastic leader to work as a registered dental assistant 3-4 days a week Monday-Thursdays....
4 hours ago
Gentle Dental - Lakewood, WA (14 miles from Bonney Lake, WA)
Gentle Dental is searching for a full-time Dental Assistant for our Lakewood, WA practice! At Gentle Dental, our Dental Assistants perform a variety of patient care, office, and laboratory duties....
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4 days ago Gentle Dental
Gentle Dental - Kent, WA (13 miles from Bonney Lake, WA)
At Gentle Dental, our Dental Assistants perform a variety of patient care, office, and laboratory duties....
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4 days ago Gentle Dental
Sea Mar Community Health Centers - Tacoma, WA (14 miles from Bonney Lake, WA)
Candidates with no formal training must have a minimum of 1 year work experience in a Dental Assistant As a Dental Assistant II, a minimum of 6 months work experience is required....
4 days ago
Sea Mar Community Health Centers - Des Moines, WA (20 miles from Bonney Lake, WA)
We are recruiting for the following position(s): Dental Assistant I, II or III: Posting #21077 Position Summary: On-Call Dental Assistant position available for our Des Moines Dental Clinic....
4 days ago
Sea Mar Community Health Centers - Tacoma, WA (14 miles from Bonney Lake, WA)
We are recruiting for the following position(s): Position Summary: On-Call Dental Assistant position available for our Tacoma Dental Clinic located on Cedar St....
4 days ago
Sea Mar Community Health Centers - Tacoma, WA (14 miles from Bonney Lake, WA)
As a Dental Assistant III applicant must be knowledgeable of the proper sterilization methods and OSHA regulations including QI....
4 days ago
Lance Timmerman DMD PS - Tukwila, WA 98188, WA (19 miles from Bonney Lake, WA)
We need an experienced dental assistant (NOT new to field) for our modern dental practice. There will be some phone expectations, but not a primary function....
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5 days ago Lance Timmerman DMD PS
Smile Brands - Maple Valley, WA (17 miles from Bonney Lake, WA)
Company Overview: Job Description: Are you passionate about dental health and helping patients maintain their gleaming smiles? Do you love educating and encouraging others on the best ways to take...
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5 days ago Smile Brands
Smile Brands - Lakewood, WA (14 miles from Bonney Lake, WA)
Your Role as a Dental Assistant Youll be an important member of the clinical team, working alongside GPs and other Specialty Clinicians dedicated to serving patients....
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5 days ago Smile Brands
Gentle Dental - Lakewood, WA (14 miles from Bonney Lake, WA)
Gentle Dental is searching for a full-time Dental Assistant for our Lakewood, WA practice! At Gentle Dental, our Dental Assistants perform a variety of patient care, office, and laboratory duties....
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5 days ago Gentle Dental
Sea Mar Community Health Centers - Tacoma, WA (13 miles from Bonney Lake, WA)
We are recruiting for the following position(s): Hourly wage: $16.72 per hour Position Summary: Dental Assistant I - Posting #20422: On-Call Dental Assistant position available for our Tacoma Dental...
5 days ago
Sea Mar Community Health Centers - Tacoma, WA (13 miles from Bonney Lake, WA)
We are recruiting for the following position(s): Position Summary: Dental Assistant I: Posting #20671-1: Full-time Dental Assistant position available for our Tacoma Dental Clinic located on 11th St...
5 days ago
Sea Mar Community Health Centers - Federal Way, WA (10 miles from Bonney Lake, WA)
We are recruiting for the following position: Dental Assistant I, II or III - Posting #20587 Position Summary: On-call Dental Assistant position available for our Federal Way Dental Clinic....
5 days ago

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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

As an Administrative Dental Assistant, you will perform as a professional dental staff member and work on behalf of the patient as well as the dentist. This exciting Administrative Dental...


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 Bonney Lake, WA

This is the average annual salary for Dental Assistant jobs in Bonney Lake, WA as reported by the BLS.

$43,737

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Highest Education Level

Dental Assistants in Bonney Lake, WA offer the following education background
  • Vocational or Certification (29.4%)
  • High School or GED (27.4%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (17.1%)
  • Associate's Degree (15.5%)
  • 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 Bonney Lake, WA
  • Less than 1 year (60.4%)
  • 1-2 years (28.4%)
  • None (11.2%)

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