Dental Hygienist Jobs in Connecticut

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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Midwest Dental - New London, CT
Overview Registered Dental Hygienist $3,000 Sign-on Bonus! FULL TIME Mondovi Dental is now part of the Smile Brands family!...
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1 day ago Midwest Dental
New London, CT
Dental Hygienists work collaboratively with the dental team to make quality patient care a priority....
16 hours ago
Danbury, CT
Dental Hygienists work collaboratively with the dental team to make quality patient care a priority....
3 days ago
Dental Associates of Connecticut - Newtown, CT
Currently, we are looking for an experienced Full-Time Dental Hygienist to join our family in Pediatric and General....
3 days ago
Dental Associates of Connecticut - Danbury, 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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5 days ago Dental Associates of Connecticut
Community Health Center - Middletown, 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...
6 days ago
Dental Associates of Connecticut - Vernon, 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....
6 days ago
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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8 days ago Midwest Dental
Midwest Dental - Stamford, CT
Overview Registered Dental Hygienist $3,000 Sign-on Bonus! FULL TIME Mondovi Dental is now part of the Smile Brands family!...
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10 days ago Midwest Dental
Benevis - New Britain, CT
We are actively seeking a Dental Hygienist to join our growing team....
10 days ago
Michael Maksymiuk, DMD MaxDental - Wilton, CT
We are looking for a energetic, eager, happy, positive dental hygienist to train and become part of our family. We are a small office and must have just the right fit....
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10 days ago
Dental Care Alliance - Shelton, CT
The ideal Dental Hygienist will have 1+ years' experience and will be X-ray certified in the state of Connecticut....
11 days ago
Dental Associates of Connecticut - New Milford, 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....
12 days ago
Midwest Dental - Danbury, CT
Overview Registered Dental Hygienist $3,000 sign on bonus! FULL TIME Mondovi Dental is now part of the Smile Brands family!...
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13 days ago Midwest Dental

Demographic Data for Connecticut

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Dental Hygienist Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Introduction to Dental Medicine
The mouth is the window into human health. This course provides an overview of dental medicine to engage, educate, excite and assist you in improving the oral health of your patients and members...

Complete Dental Hygienist Training Course
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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Connecticut

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

$83,630

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Dental Hygienist positions.

Highest Education Level

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

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