Dental Hygienist Jobs in Rancho Santa Margarita, 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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Irvine, CA (11 miles from Rancho Santa Margarita, CA)
We are a state-of-the-art PPO general dentistry office with multiple specialty and an excellent reputation for quality dental care. We are looking to add a hygienist with a bright personality and...
6 hours ago
Confidential Dental Practice - Tustin, CA (14 miles from Rancho Santa Margarita, CA)
Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH) wanted to join our amazing team for our private office in Mission Viejo....
2 days ago
Orange, CA (18 miles from Rancho Santa Margarita, CA)
Joseph Hospital is seeking a professional, caring, experienced dental hygienist to work currently on Thursdays yet can open Mondays or Tuesdays if desired. You'll see one patient per hour....
6 hours ago
Gentle Dental - Murrieta, CA (20 miles from Rancho Santa Margarita, CA)
$2,000 sign-on bonus for Hygienists! We value our teammate’s smile as much as our patient’s smile. Our vision is to provide exceptional, lifelong, integrated oral healthcare services. We enhance...
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16 hours ago Gentle Dental
Chino, CA (22 miles from Rancho Santa Margarita, CA)
Speaking Spanish and experience with Dentrix are pluses, but not necessary at all....
2 days ago
Confidential Dental Practice - San Clemente, CA (16 miles from Rancho Santa Margarita, CA)
Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH) wanted to join our amazing team for our private office in Mission Viejo....
2 days ago
Orange, CA (18 miles from Rancho Santa Margarita, CA)
We are a cosmetic and general dental office in Newport Beach looking for a dental hygienist who is professional, fun, friendly and great at what you do for our PPO and fee-for-service dental office!...
3 days ago
Gentle Dental - Orange, CA (18 miles from Rancho Santa Margarita, CA)
$2,000 sign-on bonus for Hygienists! We value our teammate’s smile as much as our patient’s smile. Our vision is to provide exceptional, lifelong, integrated oral healthcare services. We enhance...
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3 days ago Gentle Dental
Pacific Dental Services - Lake Elsinore, CA (12 miles from Rancho Santa Margarita, CA)
Valid and current Registered Dental Hygienist license in accordance with applicable state licensure requirements?...
3 days ago
Gentle Dental - Irvine, CA (11 miles from Rancho Santa Margarita, CA)
Gentle Dental is searching for a Full-time Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH, $2,000 sign-on bonus) for our dental office!...
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4 days ago Gentle Dental
San Clemente, CA (16 miles from Rancho Santa Margarita, CA)
We are looking for a dental hygienist with at least minimum of one year experience. Candidate for this position needs to be team player and friendly. Our office is open M, T, Th and F....
4 days ago
Smile Brands - San Juan Capistrano, CA (4 miles from Rancho Santa Margarita, CA)
Your Role as a Dental Hygienist You'll be on the front line of helping patients achieve their best oral health through routine check-ups and continuing education....
5 days ago
Confidential Dental Practice - Laguna Hills, CA (7 miles from Rancho Santa Margarita, CA)
Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH) wanted to join our amazing team for our private office in Mission Viejo....
5 days ago
Confidential Dental Practice - Mission Viejo, CA (4 miles from Rancho Santa Margarita, CA)
Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH) wanted to join our amazing team for our private office in Mission Viejo....
5 days ago
IRVINE DENTAL GROUP - Tustin, CA (14 miles from Rancho Santa Margarita, CA)
To be considered our Registered Dental Hygienist position you must: Have a California Registered Dental Hygienists license Be meticulous about oral health and the health of your patients....
5 days ago

Demographic Data for Rancho Santa Margarita, CA

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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Rancho Santa Margarita, CA

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

$98,640

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Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in Rancho Santa Margarita, CA offer the following education background
  • Associate's Degree (46.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.7%)
  • 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 Rancho Santa Margarita, CA
  • None (51.3%)
  • 1-2 years (33.5%)
  • Less than 1 year (14.4%)
  • 2-4 years (0.8%)

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