Dental Hygienist Jobs in Modesto, 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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Modesto, CA
QR Code Link to This Post IMMEDIATE openings, RDH.... if you are looking to work with a great team of professionals in an environment where you can use all of your skills, this is the office for...
2 days ago
Modesto, CA
Part time Registered Dental Hygienist- MODESTO, CA Bilingual (English - Spanish) Tuesdays: (11:00 am - 8:00 pm) Thursdays: (9:00 am - 6:00 pm) A patient-centered, adaptable RDH that possesses the following...
6 days ago
Smile Brands - Modesto, CA
Your Role as a Dental Hygienist Youll be on the front line of helping patients achieve their best oral health through routine check-ups and continuing education....
Modesto, CA
Looking for a Dental Hygienist who can work on January 6 and 7, 2022. Then any day of the week onwards Day: Hours: 9:00-6:00...
18 days ago
Pacific Dental Services - Modesto, CA
Valid and current Registered Dental Hygienist license in accordance with applicable state licensure requirements?...
30+ days ago
Pacific Dental Services - Manteca, CA (14 miles from Modesto, CA)
We are happy to share an exciting opportunity for a Registered Dental Hygienist!...
30+ days ago

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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Modesto, CA

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

$107,210

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Dental Hygienist positions.

Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in Modesto, CA offer the following education background
  • Associate's Degree (46.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.9%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (5.7%)
  • 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 Modesto, CA
  • None (51.3%)
  • 1-2 years (33.5%)
  • Less than 1 year (14.4%)
  • 2-4 years (0.8%)

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