Dental Hygienist Jobs in Encinitas, CA

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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San Diego, CA (22 miles from Encinitas, CA)
We are a Multi-Specialty Group dental practice in Carmel Valley looking for an enthusiastic and caring dental hygienist....
2 days ago
Pacific Dental Services - San Marcos, CA (12 miles from Encinitas, CA)
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...
2 days ago
San Diego, CA (22 miles from Encinitas, CA)
Detail oriented - Thorough work must be the bases of your soft tissue management philosophy and an overall patient experience Team player - Must support all aspects of the office beyond hygiene Believes...
21 hours ago
San Marcos, CA (12 miles from Encinitas, CA)
Qualifications and requirements: X-ray and dental hygienist license....
4 days ago
San Diego, CA (22 miles from Encinitas, CA)
Bright and bubbly RDH wanted for Private FamilyGeneral Dental Practice. One year working experience preferred but new grads will be considered. High quality, patient centered practice. If you...
5 days ago
San Marcos Dental - San Marcos, CA (12 miles from Encinitas, CA)
We are looking for a Dental Hygienist to join our growing dental office for 3-4 days/wk....
5 days ago
North Coast Dental - San Marcos, CA (12 miles from Encinitas, CA)
Private practice looking to fill on Fridays 9-6pm and possibly one more day in the near future. Please have great chair side manners, be dependable and have a friendly disposition. We are a great...
5 days ago
Oceanside, CA (19 miles from Encinitas, CA)
We are looking to add a part-time RDH to our family dental practice in Oceanside and our amazing team. Spanish is a plus. 1-2 years of experience is preferable. Our office is a great work...
6 days ago
Dental Express - San Diego, CA (22 miles from Encinitas, CA)
Registrered Dental Hygienist - Great Benefits Company: Dental Express - Clairemont Location: La Jolla Posted on: April 30, 2021 Job Description: Full Time Registered Dental Hygienist Position with FULL...
7 days ago
Carlsbad, CA (8 miles from Encinitas, CA)
We are looking for a Dental Hygienist to help in our PPO dental practice....
7 days ago
San Diego, CA (22 miles from Encinitas, CA)
Friendly, state-of-the-art and customer service oriented private dental office in UTC, La Jolla is looking for an enthusiastic and caring dental hygienist....
8 days ago
San Diego, CA (22 miles from Encinitas, CA)
Looking for a skilled, charismatic, dental hygienist. Must have a CA license to practice Dental Hygiene. A self motivated, driven applicant will be properly compensated....
8 days ago
Oceanside, CA (19 miles from Encinitas, CA)
Experience preferred with Digital X-rays, Dentrix, Intraoral Camera Please email us your resume....
9 days ago
Poway, CA (16 miles from Encinitas, CA)
We are Perio Specialty office looking for dedicated, motivated, enthusiastic team players who can provide quality care to our patient The potential candidate should -Have a California Registered Dental...
10 days ago
Gentle Dental - Escondido, CA (16 miles from Encinitas, CA)
At Gentle Dental, our culture is based on innovation and providing a wellness approach to Dentistry to improve clinical results and consistently generate predictable treatment outcomes. We focus...
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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Encinitas, CA

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

$95,970

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Highest Education Level

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

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