Dental Assistant Jobs in Everett, 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 - Kirkland, WA (21 miles from Everett, WA)
Gentle Dental is searching for a full-time Dental Assistant for our Kirkland practice! At Gentle Dental, our Dental Assistants perform a variety of patient care, office, and laboratory duties....
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2 days ago Gentle Dental
Gentle Dental - Marysville, WA (4 miles from Everett, WA)
At Gentle Dental, Dental Assistants perform a variety of patient care, office, and laboratory duties....
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2 days ago Gentle Dental
Gentle Dental - Redmond, WA (21 miles from Everett, WA)
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
Gentle Dental - Kirkland, WA (21 miles from Everett, WA)
Gentle Dental is searching for a full-time Dental Assistant for our Kirkland 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 - Tulalip, WA (7 miles from Everett, WA)
We are recruiting for the following position(s): Dental Assistant I - Posting #19459 Position Summary: Part-time Dental Assistant position available for our dental clinic in Marysville....
6 days ago
Sea Mar Community Health Centers - Monroe, WA (16 miles from Everett, WA)
As a Dental Assistant II, applicant must have completed a formal Dental Assistant program at a College, Technical Institute or equivalent. A minimum of 6 months of work experience is required....
6 days ago
Sea Mar Community Health Centers - Suquamish, WA (24 miles from Everett, WA)
As a Dental Assistant II, applicant must have completed a formal Dental Assistant program at a College, Technical Institute or equivalent. Must have a minimum of 6 months of work experience....
6 days ago
Sea Mar Community Health Centers - Monroe, WA (16 miles from Everett, WA)
The On-call Dental Assistant will also cover Everett Dental and Marysville Dental....
6 days ago
Sea Mar Community Health Centers - Suquamish, WA (24 miles from Everett, WA)
As a Dental Assistant II, applicant must have completed a formal Dental Assistant program at a College, Technical Institute or equivalent. Must have a minimum of 6 months of work experience....
6 days ago
Sea Mar Community Health Centers - Suquamish, WA (24 miles from Everett, WA)
As a Dental Assistant II, applicant must have completed a formal Dental Assistant program at a College, Technical Institute or equivalent. Must have a minimum of 6 months of work experience....
6 days ago
Sea Mar Community Health Centers - Tulalip, WA (7 miles from Everett, WA)
As a Dental Assistant II, applicant must have completed a formal Dental Assistant program at a College, Technical Institute or equivalent. A minimum of 6 months of work experience is required....
6 days ago
Sea Mar Community Health Centers - Suquamish, WA (24 miles from Everett, WA)
We are recruiting for the following position(s): Dental Assistant I, II or III - Posting #21192 Posting Summary: On-call Dental Assistant position available for our Port Angeles Dental Clinic....
6 days ago
Tulalip Tribes - Marysville, WA (4 miles from Everett, WA)
Dental Assistants provide chairside assistance during treatment, provide patient service and perform clinic maintenance, recordkeeping and radiographic duties....
8 days ago
Confidential - Kirkland, WA (19 miles from Everett, WA)
Job Title: Dental Assistant Job Description: Established general dentistry office located in Kirkland (Totem Lake area) looking for a dental assistant who is highly motivated, dependable and a good...
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9 days ago
Gentle Dental - Redmond, WA (21 miles from Everett, WA)
At Gentle Dental, our Dental Assistants perform a variety of patient care, office, and laboratory duties....
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13 days ago Gentle Dental

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Salary for Dental Assistant Jobs in Everett, WA

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

$43,737

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Highest Education Level

Dental Assistants in Everett, WA offer the following education background
  • Vocational or Certification (29.4%)
  • High School or GED (27.3%)
  • 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 Everett, WA
  • Less than 1 year (60.4%)
  • 1-2 years (28.4%)
  • None (11.2%)

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