Dental Hygienist Jobs in Watsonville, 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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Watsonville, CA
We are a private dental office looking for a Dental Hygienist 2-1 days/week based on your availability. Flexible hours, very supportive team. please email your resume....
3 days ago
Aptos, CA (9 miles from Watsonville, CA)
Part-time Registered Dental Hygienist needed (Monday and Wednesday) for a High Performance Practice with Patient Care as our Priority....
20 days ago
Los Gatos, CA (24 miles from Watsonville, CA)
Our office in beautiful Los Gatos is looking for a Dental Hygienist on Monday, Tuesday & Friday's. We have state of the art dental equipment & technology....
25 days ago
Watsonville, CA
Family dental practice looking for an excellent dental hygienist. Must be outgoing and a team player. Candidate can be experienced or a new graduate willing to learn....
27 days ago
Capitola, CA (12 miles from Watsonville, CA)
Dental Hygienist Beautiful High-Tech office located in the heart of Capitola is seeking RDH....
27 days ago
Salinas, CA (19 miles from Watsonville, CA)
Salinas Valley Dental Care is an energetic, high tech dental office in search of highly motivated Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH) to join our team....
28 days ago

Demographic Data for Watsonville, CA

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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Watsonville, CA

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

$106,100

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Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in Watsonville, 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 Watsonville, CA
  • None (51.3%)
  • 1-2 years (33.5%)
  • Less than 1 year (14.4%)
  • 2-4 years (0.8%)

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