Dental Hygienist Jobs in Largo, FL

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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Dental Care Alliance - Largo, FL
The Dental Hygienist for this position must be a licensed Dental Hygienist in the state of FL, as well as x-ray certified. We offer an excellent salary plus benefits!...
9 hours ago
Heartland Dental - Oldsmar, FL (11 miles from Largo, FL)
Overview Dental Hygienist General Dental Hygienist An Exciting Job Opportunity as a Dental Hygienist If you're searching for a rewarding career as a Dental Hygienist, look no further....
2 days ago
Dental Care Alliance - Tampa, FL (21 miles from Largo, FL)
The Dental Hygiene Assistant for this position will need to be EFDA and X-Ray certified in the state of Florida. We are looking for someone that has experience working in a dental office....
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9 hours ago Dental Care Alliance
New Port Richey, FL (22 miles from Largo, FL)
If you are a Registered Dental Hygienist in the State of Florida, are personable, cheerful and energetic, I want to talk to you!! Paid uniforms! No weekends!! Competitive salary!! Benefits!!...
7 days ago
Dental Arts - Saint Petersburg, FL (14 miles from Largo, FL)
Come join a team that treats you like family. Be part of a positive, happy culture that allows you to earn GREAT money while providing ideal quality care on patients. We are a family owned and...
8 days ago
Department of Veterans Affairs - Tampa, FL (21 miles from Largo, FL)
Job Information Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration Dental Hygienist in Tampa, Florida Summary Dental Hygienist at this level serve as staff dental hygienists within corporate Tampa VA...
8 days ago
Coast Dental & Orthodontics - Tampa, FL (21 miles from Largo, FL)
Registered Dental Hygienists are assigned duties and responsibilities which involve licensed professional work in providing dental hygiene services....
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8 days ago Coast Dental & Orthodontics
Coast Dental & Orthodontics - Tampa, FL (21 miles from Largo, FL)
Registered Dental Hygienists are assigned duties and responsibilities which involve licensed professional work in providing dental hygiene services....
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10 days ago Coast Dental & Orthodontics
Coast Dental & Orthodontics - Oldsmar, FL (11 miles from Largo, FL)
Registered Dental Hygienists are assigned duties and responsibilities which involve licensed professional work in providing dental hygiene services....
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10 days ago Coast Dental & Orthodontics
Coast Dental & Orthodontics - Dunedin, FL (7 miles from Largo, FL)
Registered Dental Hygienists are assigned duties and responsibilities which involve licensed professional work in providing dental hygiene services....
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10 days ago Coast Dental & Orthodontics
Coast Dental & Orthodontics - Clearwater, FL (4 miles from Largo, FL)
Registered Dental Hygienists are assigned duties and responsibilities which involve licensed professional work in providing dental hygiene services....
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10 days ago Coast Dental & Orthodontics
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Palm Harbor, FL (11 miles from Largo, FL)
Our Palm Harbor practice is searching for a full-time Registered Dental Hygienist. Join a neighborhood dental center backed by a national network of support....
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10 days ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Largo, FL
status including all medications Performs an extraoral and intraoral examination and oral cancer screening Completes a comprehensive dental and periodontal charting that includes a detailed description...
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11 days ago
Largo, FL
Dental hygienist needed for general dental practice. Privately owned, not a corporate office. Days are flexible, both part time and full time available....
11 days ago
Coast Dental & Orthodontics - St Petersburg, FL (14 miles from Largo, FL)
Registered Dental Hygienists are assigned duties and responsibilities which involve licensed professional work in providing dental hygiene services....
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12 days ago Coast Dental & Orthodontics

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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Largo, FL

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

$74,180

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Dental Hygienist positions.

Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in Largo, FL offer the following education background
  • Associate's Degree (46.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.6%)
  • High School or GED (5.8%)
  • Vocational or Certification (5.8%)
  • 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 Largo, FL
  • None (51.3%)
  • 1-2 years (33.5%)
  • Less than 1 year (14.4%)
  • 2-4 years (0.8%)

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