Dental Hygienist Jobs in Grass Valley, 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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Auburn, CA (19 miles from Grass Valley, CA)
Well established, patient oriented private practice seeks a Registered Dental Hygienist 1-2 days a week....
2 days ago
Grass Valley, CA
Hello! We are looking for a permanent position for Fridays only, starting in 2022. It is not for every Friday, each month may range from 2-4 days a month; Give yourself a break! We are in search...
10 days ago
Cedar Ridge, CA (6 miles from Grass Valley, CA)
Hygienist who is looking to work in a fun, professional, and mutually supportive environment with a great family dentist....
25 days ago
Sean P. Avera, DDS, Inc - Auburn, CA (19 miles from Grass Valley, CA)
Registered Dental Hygienist needed for busy Periodontal Practice 1 day per week. Day is flexible Monday-Thursday....
29 days ago

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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Grass Valley, CA

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

$100,830

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Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in Grass Valley, CA offer the following education background
  • Associate's Degree (46.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.8%)
  • 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 (0.2%)

Average Work Experience

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

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