Dental Hygienist Jobs in Alabama

Provide preliminary dental care. Dental hygienists operate outside dentist supervision to clean teeth, inspect patients for signs of oral disease or jaw/tooth problems, produce/interpret X-rays, and keep patients informed on positive oral health habits. They also track and maintain patient records and treatment plans. Depending on state regulations, additional duties may include sculpting and installing fillings and/or periodontal dressings.

Dental hygienists must have a working knowledge of the factors influencing dental health—diet, for example—in order to properly educate patients. They are also highly proficient in interpersonal communication, as they interact with clients regularly.

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Heartland Dental - Madison, AL
Overview Dental Hygienist Dental Care of Huntsville is looking for a Dental Hygienist to join our team. Why Heartland Dental?...
3 days ago
Premiere Dental Spa - Huntsville, AL
therapy Place locally- administered antibiotics as supportive periodontal therapy Implement irrigation and desensitizing procedures or products as adjunctive to periodontal therapy Proficiently conduct...
Decatur, AL
Mario Monge is seeking both full-time and part-time experienced Dental Hygienist We offer: Competitive Salary Paid Time Off 401K Holiday Pay Dental Hygienist license required We offer early morning...
9 days ago
Daphne, AL
QR Code Link to This Post We are looking for an experienced dental Hygienist, and familiar with Eaglesoft...
18 days ago
Marquee Dental Partners - Dothan, AL
Join Dothan Smiles, a Marquee Dental partner, as a Registered Dental Hygienist!...
29 days ago
Aspen Dental - Enterprise, AL
Access to state-of-the-art technology including 3D scanners, digital X-rays, enhanced oral cancer screening devices, and voice activated periodontal charting....
30+ days ago
Advantage Dental Oral Health Center - Sardis, AL
Current licensure as a Dental Hygienist in state of practice. Current CPR certification. Knowledge of practice management software a plus....
45+ days ago
Advantage Dental Oral Health Center - Northport, AL
Dental Hygienist REPORTS TO: Practice Manager FLSA: Non-Exempt Advantage Dental Oral Health Center and its family of affiliated practices (Sarrell Dental & Eye, Community Dental Care) are working to...
45+ days ago
Advantage Dental Oral Health Center - Ozark, AL
Dental Hygienist REPORTS TO: Practice Manager FLSA: Non-Exempt Advantage Dental Oral Health Center and its family of affiliated practices (Sarrell Dental & Eye, Community Dental Care) are working to...
45+ days ago
Advantage Dental Oral Health Center - Sardis, AL
Current licensure as a Dental Hygienist in state of practice. Current CPR certification. Knowledge of practice management software a plus....
45+ days ago
Advantage Dental - Montgomery, AL
Current licensure as a Dental Hygienist in state of practice. Current CPR certification. Knowledge of practice management software a plus....
45+ days ago
Aspen Dental - Montgomery, AL
Access to state-of-the-art technology including 3D scanners, digital X-rays, enhanced oral cancer screening devices, and voice activated periodontal charting....
60+ days ago
Heartland Dental - Alabaster, AL
Overview Dental Hygienist Alabaster, AL Buck Creek Family Dental is looking for a Dental Hygienist to join our team. Why Heartland Dental?...
90+ days ago
Aspen Dental - Oxford, AL
Access to state-of-the-art technology including 3D scanners, digital X-rays, enhanced oral cancer screening devices, and voice activated periodontal charting....
90+ days ago
Children's of Alabama - Birmingham, AL
Education Graduate of an accredited Dental Hygiene Program BS in Dental Hygiene or accredited Dental Hygienist Preceptorship Program with 4 years of dental hygienist experience....
90+ days ago

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Dental Hygienist 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...

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Nitrous Oxide Course for Dentists & Dental Hygienists
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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Alabama

This is the average annual salary for Dental Hygienist jobs in Alabama as reported by the BLS.

$46,500

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Dental Hygienist positions.

Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in Alabama offer the following education background
  • Associate's Degree (46.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.9%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (5.8%)
  • High School or GED (5.7%)
  • Doctorate Degree (4.0%)
  • Master's Degree (3.9%)
  • Some College (0.8%)
  • Some High School (0.3%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Dental Hygienists in Alabama
  • None (51.3%)
  • 1-2 years (33.5%)
  • Less than 1 year (14.4%)
  • 2-4 years (0.8%)

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