Dental Hygienist Jobs in Waterbury, CT

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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Community Health Center - Middletown, CT (20 miles from Waterbury, CT)
Hygienist program Current State of CT licensure 2+ years Dental Hygienist experience Knowledge of patient screening, charting, and medical history procedures and documentation Ability to perform a...
2 days ago
Dental Associates of Connecticut - Danbury, CT (24 miles from Waterbury, CT)
Impressions Qualifications Associate’s degree from accredited dental hygiene program Available 2 evenings and every other Saturday New graduates are welcome Must want to have a positive work-life balance X-Ray...
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1 day ago Dental Associates of Connecticut
Midwest Dental - Waterbury, CT
Overview Registered Dental Hygienist PART TIME Mondovi Dental is now part of the Smile Brands family! Are you passionate about dental health and helping patients maintain their gleaming smiles?...
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4 days ago Midwest Dental
Benevis - New Britain, CT (15 miles from Waterbury, CT)
We are actively seeking a Dental Hygienist to join our growing team....
6 days ago
Dental Care Alliance - Shelton, CT (17 miles from Waterbury, CT)
The ideal Dental Hygienist will have 1+ years' experience and will be X-ray certified in the state of Connecticut....
7 days ago
Dental Associates of Connecticut - New Milford, CT (18 miles from Waterbury, CT)
Currently, we are looking for an experienced Full-Time Dental Hygienist to join our family. At Dental Associates we pride ourselves in providing top notch care and exemplary customer service....
8 days ago
New Milford, CT (18 miles from Waterbury, CT)
Dental Hygienist needed Tuesday and Thursday from 9am-6pm in modern New Milford family dental practice. Top salary paid to qualified individuals for imediate employment....
22 days ago
Benevis - New Britain, CT (15 miles from Waterbury, CT)
We are actively seeking a Dental Hygienist to join our growing team....
27 days ago
hopmeadowdental - Simsbury, CT (24 miles from Waterbury, CT)
We are looking for a Dental Hygienist to help treat patients and promote good oral health practices. What do Dental Hygienists do?...
27 days ago
North American Dental Group - Milford, CT (24 miles from Waterbury, CT)
Overview Part-Time Hygienist Life Long Dental in Milford, CT is looking for a licensed, patient-focused hygienist, with a like-minded career vision, to provide best-in-class patient care. Let us...
45+ days ago
Dental Associates of Connecticut - Shelton, CT (17 miles from Waterbury, CT)
Currently, we are looking for an experienced Full-Time Dental Hygienist to join our family. At Dental Associates we pride ourselves in providing top notch care and exemplary customer service....
60+ days ago
Dental Associates of Connecticut - Waterbury, CT
Currently, we are looking for an experienced Full-Time Dental Hygienist to join our family. At Dental Associates we pride ourselves in providing top notch care and exemplary customer service....
90+ days ago
Yukon-Kuskokwim Health Corporation - Bethel, CT (21 miles from Waterbury, CT)
Valid Drivers License Must possess Alaska License to practice as a Registered Dental Hygienist, or a Registered Dental Hygienist serving as a Commission Corps Officer....
90+ days ago

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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Waterbury, CT

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

$83,630

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Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in Waterbury, CT 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 (0.3%)

Average Work Experience

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

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