Dental Hygienist Jobs in Phoenix, AZ

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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Aspen Dental - Scottsdale, AZ (11 miles from Phoenix, AZ)
Registered Dental Hygienist RDH licensure required. About Aspen Dental-branded practices Aspen Dental-branded practices are independently owned and operated by licensed dentists....
1 day ago
Glendale, AZ (8 miles from Phoenix, AZ)
We are a very modern, busy General practice looking for a bi-lingual friendly hygienist. Will have your own op room and a busy schedule of SRPs, perio etc. Very generous salary with potential...
12 hours ago
Maricopa County, Arizona - Phoenix, AZ
Are you an experienced dental hygienist who is energized by working with children? If you shouted yes, this is an opportunity for you!...
1 day ago
Western Dental - Phoenix, AZ
Currently hold a Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH) license in good standing....
21 hours ago
Heartland Dental - Mesa, AZ (12 miles from Phoenix, AZ)
Dental Hygienist General Dental Hygienist Temporary Position: April 20 - July 20, 2021 An Exciting Job Opportunity as a Dental Hygienist If you're searching for a rewarding career as a Dental Hygienist...
9 hours ago
Stynt - Peoria, AZ (13 miles from Phoenix, AZ)
Associated topics: cleaning, dental hygienist, e11, hygienst, on call, processing, rda, rdh, resolution, scaling...
5 days ago
Stynt - Chandler, AZ (14 miles from Phoenix, AZ)
Associated topics: cleaning, dental hygienist, e11, hygienst, on call, processing, rda, rdh, resolution, scaling...
5 days ago
Stynt - Glendale, AZ (8 miles from Phoenix, AZ)
Associated topics: cleaning, dental hygienist, e11, hygienst, on call, processing, rda, rdh, resolution, scaling...
5 days ago
Stynt - Mesa, AZ (12 miles from Phoenix, AZ)
Associated topics: cleaning, dental hygienist, e11, hygienst, on call, processing, rda, rdh, resolution, scaling...
5 days ago
Stynt - Scottsdale, AZ (11 miles from Phoenix, AZ)
Associated topics: cleaning, dental hygienist, e11, hygienst, on call, processing, rda, rdh, resolution, scaling...
5 days ago
Stynt - Tempe, AZ (9 miles from Phoenix, AZ)
Associated topics: cleaning, dental hygienist, e11, hygienst, on call, processing, rda, rdh, resolution, scaling...
5 days ago
Stynt - Gilbert, AZ (16 miles from Phoenix, AZ)
Associated topics: cleaning, dental hygienist, e11, hygienst, on call, processing, rda, rdh, resolution, scaling...
5 days ago
Stynt - Phoenix, AZ
Associated topics: cleaning, dental hygienist, e11, hygienst, on call, processing, rda, rdh, resolution, scaling...
5 days ago
Stynt - Chandler, AZ (14 miles from Phoenix, AZ)
Are you ready to take your dental career further than you ever thought possible? Do you get excited about working closely with dentists and dental staff to provide the best care that will keep...
5 days ago
Stynt - Gilbert, AZ (16 miles from Phoenix, AZ)
Are you ready to take your dental career further than you ever thought possible? Do you get excited about working closely with dentists and dental staff to provide the best care that will keep...
5 days ago

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Led by experts from Public Health Englands Dental X-ray Protection Service (DXPS), this course will improve your understanding of the requirements for radiation protection in dental practice...


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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Phoenix, AZ

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

$88,470

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in Phoenix, AZ offer the following education background
  • Associate's Degree (46.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.6%)
  • High School or GED (5.9%)
  • Vocational or Certification (5.8%)
  • Doctorate Degree (3.9%)
  • 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 Phoenix, AZ
  • None (51.3%)
  • 1-2 years (33.5%)
  • Less than 1 year (14.4%)
  • 2-4 years (0.8%)

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