Dental Hygienist Jobs in Idaho

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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Boise, ID
We are looking for a fun, energetic, team oriented dental hygienist to work 1-2 days per week. Please submit your resume or bring it by our office at 4700 N Cloverdale Road, Boise, ID 83713....
16 hours ago
Willamette Dental Group - Meridian, ID
Youll have opportunities for advancement to dental hygienist lead roles. Youll work a consistent weekly schedule....
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2 hours ago
Willamette Dental Group - Coeur d Alene, ID
Youll have opportunities for advancement to dental hygienist lead roles. Youll work a consistent weekly schedule....
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2 hours ago
Advantage Dental - Post Falls, ID
Dental Hygienist REPORTS TO: Practice Manager FLSA: Non-Exempt Advantage Dental Oral Health Center and its family of affiliated practices (Sarrell Dental & Eye, Community Dental Care) are working to...
12 hours ago
Caldwell, ID
Are you looking for a fulfilling and rewarding position as a Dental Hygienist? Would you like to be part of our warm and caring Practice?...
4 days ago
Advantage Dental Oral Health Center - Coeur d Alene, ID
JOB QUALIFICATIONS: Current licensure as a Dental Hygienist in state of practice. Current CPR certification. Knowledge of practice management software a plus....
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11 days ago
Willamette Dental Group - Meridian, ID
Youll have opportunities for advancement to dental hygienist lead roles. Youll work a consistent weekly schedule....
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12 days ago
Sandpoint, ID
Pine Street Dental is seeking a Dental Hygienist that is a team player, who is a self starter, can multi-task and is efficient in time management....
12 days ago
Moscow, ID
As a Dental Hygienist, you should be reliable and able to build trust with patients of all ages....
13 days ago
Hailey, ID
Benson Dental in Hailey is hiring a part time Hygienist! Wednesdays and/or Thursdays 8-5 with an hour lunch! Amazing office with competitive pay! Dr Benson and staff are awesome to work with!...
14 days ago
Advantage Dental Oral Health Center - Post Falls, ID
JOB TITLE: Dental Hygienist REPORTS TO: Practice Manager/Director, Hygiene Services FLSA: Non-Exempt Welcome to Preventistry!...
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15 days ago
Caldwell, ID
Mooso's office is hiring a full time (4 days per week) dental hygienist. Benefits & pay DOE. Please email resume to ... or drop off in person at Clock Tower Dental 4105 Clock Tower Ave. Caldwell....
17 days ago
Idaho Falls, ID
Now excepting applications for a part-time Dental Hygienist RDH. Please drop resumes off to: My Dentist Of Idaho, 3151 E. 17th St., Idaho Falls, ID 83406...
18 days ago
Meridian, ID
We are looking for a Dental Hygienists - Our Dental Hygienists are enthusiastic about providing excellent patient care and are critical to our success as a healthcare provider....
19 days ago

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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Idaho

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


Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Dental Hygienist positions.

Highest Education Level

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

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