Dental Hygienist Jobs in Tempe, 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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Tempe, AZ
Our private practice in Tempe is searching for an experienced hygienist (at least two years) to join our team two or three days per week. Saturday is a must, (three Saturdays a month). Please...
2 days ago
Gentle Dental - Gilbert, AZ (7 miles from Tempe, AZ)
as required by law (local anesthesia, nitrous oxide, restorative, sealants, etc.)...
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3 days ago Gentle Dental
Southwest GD Dental Corp., P.C. - Gilbert, AZ (7 miles from Tempe, AZ)
as required by law (local anesthesia, nitrous oxide, restorative, sealants, etc.)...
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5 days ago
Mesa, AZ (3 miles from Tempe, AZ)
We are located in Mesa, nearby downtown Mesa. We are looking for hard working, qualified dental assistants who can provide great care and service to our patients. Must be a team player, reliable...
5 days ago
Pacific Dental Services - Apache Junction, AZ (20 miles from Tempe, AZ)
Commitment to continuing education for hygiene and dentistry Valid and current Registered Dental Hygienist license in accordance with applicable state licensure requirements Advanced degree (e.g., Masters...
5 days ago
Phoenix, AZ (9 miles from Tempe, AZ)
We are a growing, private, General & Cosmetic Dentistry practice looking for a permanent, part-time hygienist to cover Thursdays. Must be a detail oriented, team player with excellent people...
8 days ago
Phoenix, AZ (9 miles from Tempe, AZ)
We are looking for an experienced, team-oriented self-starter for a full time position as dental hygienist. Passion for patient care, team work and personal and practice growth are a must....
8 days ago
Scottsdale, AZ (7 miles from Tempe, AZ)
Dental hygienist will team up with coronal polishing certified staff members to provide efficient and effective hygiene and periodontal services to patients....
10 days ago
Chandler, AZ (6 miles from Tempe, AZ)
Are you an exceptional dental hygienist looking for a busy office to call home? If so, we are the office for you!...
13 days ago
Pacific Dental Services - Phoenix, AZ (9 miles from Tempe, AZ)
Commitment to continuing education for hygiene and dentistry Valid and current Registered Dental Hygienist license in accordance with applicable state licensure requirements Advanced degree (e.g., Masters...
14 days ago
Pacific Dental Services - Gilbert, AZ (7 miles from Tempe, AZ)
Commitment to continuing education for hygiene and dentistry Valid and current Registered Dental Hygienist license in accordance with applicable state licensure requirements Advanced degree (e.g., Masters...
16 days ago
Centene - Tempe, AZ
Licenses/Certifications\: Possess an active, professional and unrestricted license as a Licensed Dental Hygienist to practice as a health professional in a state or territory of the United States....
19 days ago
Captaico - Tempe, AZ
Licenses/Certifications\: Possess an active, professional and unrestricted license as a Licensed Dental Hygienist to practice as a health professional in a state or territory of the United States....
19 days ago
Avondale, AZ (24 miles from Tempe, AZ)
Commitment to continuing education for hygiene and dentistry Valid and current Registered Dental Hygienist license in accordance with applicable state licensure requirements Advanced degree (e.g., Masters...
21 days ago
Pacific Dental Services - Peoria, AZ (23 miles from Tempe, AZ)
Commitment to continuing education for hygiene and dentistry Valid and current Registered Dental Hygienist license in accordance with applicable state licensure requirements Advanced degree (e.g., Masters...
21 days ago

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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Tempe, AZ

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

$88,470

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Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in Tempe, AZ offer the following education background
  • Associate's Degree (46.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.5%)
  • High School or GED (6.0%)
  • 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 Tempe, AZ
  • None (51.3%)
  • 1-2 years (33.5%)
  • Less than 1 year (14.4%)
  • 2-4 years (0.8%)

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