Dental Hygienist Jobs in Tarpon Springs, 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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New Port Richey, FL (7 miles from Tarpon Springs, 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!!...
4 days ago
Department of Veterans Affairs - Tampa, FL (19 miles from Tarpon Springs, 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...
5 days ago
Coast Dental & Orthodontics - Tampa, FL (19 miles from Tarpon Springs, FL)
Registered Dental Hygienists are assigned duties and responsibilities which involve licensed professional work in providing dental hygiene services....
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5 days ago Coast Dental & Orthodontics
Coast Dental & Orthodontics - Tampa, FL (19 miles from Tarpon Springs, FL)
Registered Dental Hygienists are assigned duties and responsibilities which involve licensed professional work in providing dental hygiene services....
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7 days ago Coast Dental & Orthodontics
Coast Dental & Orthodontics - Oldsmar, FL (7 miles from Tarpon Springs, FL)
Registered Dental Hygienists are assigned duties and responsibilities which involve licensed professional work in providing dental hygiene services....
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7 days ago Coast Dental & Orthodontics
Coast Dental & Orthodontics - Dunedin, FL (9 miles from Tarpon Springs, FL)
Registered Dental Hygienists are assigned duties and responsibilities which involve licensed professional work in providing dental hygiene services....
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7 days ago Coast Dental & Orthodontics
Coast Dental & Orthodontics - Clearwater, FL (12 miles from Tarpon Springs, FL)
Registered Dental Hygienists are assigned duties and responsibilities which involve licensed professional work in providing dental hygiene services....
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7 days ago Coast Dental & Orthodontics
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Palm Harbor, FL (6 miles from Tarpon Springs, 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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7 days ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Largo, FL (17 miles from Tarpon Springs, 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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8 days ago
Largo, FL (17 miles from Tarpon Springs, FL)
Dental hygienist needed for general dental practice. Privately owned, not a corporate office. Days are flexible, both part time and full time available....
8 days ago
Lutz, FL (12 miles from Tarpon Springs, FL)
Dental Hygienist needed for a busy family practice (General dentist) in the Lutz area (15 min North of Tampa)....
8 days ago
Tampa, FL (19 miles from Tarpon Springs, FL)
We are an established private family dental practice in Carrollwood seeking a dental hygienist who is energetic, hardworking, has excellent communication skills, and is a team player....
9 days ago
Largo, FL (17 miles from Tarpon Springs, FL)
hygienist, hygienist, dental, dental hygiene, registered dental hygienist Job Type: Part-time with possibility of becoming Full-Time Pay: $30.00 - $35.00 per hour...
9 days ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Tampa, FL (19 miles from Tarpon Springs, FL)
Our South Tampa practice is searching for a full-time Registered Dental Hygienist. Join a neighborhood dental center backed by a national network of support....
10 days ago
Veterans Health Administration - Tampa, FL (19 miles from Tarpon Springs, FL)
Applicants pending the completion of educational or certification/licensure requirements may be referred and tentatively selected but may not be hired until all requirements are met. Basic...
11 days ago

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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Tarpon Springs, FL

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

$74,180

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Highest Education Level

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

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