Dental Hygienist Jobs in Elgin, IL

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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Dr's Peterson&Fieldhouse - La Grange Park, IL (22 miles from Elgin, IL)
Friendly, Busy Lagrange Park Dental Office seeking a Part Time Dental Hygienist! Hours would consist of Mondays 8am - 7pm Fridays 8am - 4p, and 2 Saturdays a Month...
Park Ridge Dental - Park Ridge, IL (20 miles from Elgin, IL)
TWO DAYS A MONTH... LOOKING FOR EXTRA CASH? VACATION MONEY OR SCHOOL TUITION? WE ARE LOOKING TO IMMEDIATELY HIRE A PART-TIME HYGIENIST JUST 2 DAY PER MONTH, TUESDAYS 10 - 7 PM. STATE OF THE ART...
Buffalo Grove, IL (17 miles from Elgin, IL)
We are looking for a Dental Hygienist to help treat patients and promote good oral health practices. What do Dental Hygienists do?...
2 days ago
DentalOne Partners - Schaumburg, IL (7 miles from Elgin, IL)
Perform Non-surgical periodontal therapy (scaling/root planing) and provide associated adjunctive therapy including antimicrobials, antibiotics, and/or laser on periodontally compromised patients (as...
Arlington Heights, IL (14 miles from Elgin, IL)
Qualifications: Valid Dental Hygienist License Minimum of an Associate's degree in Dental Hygiene. Maintain up to date trainings as required by law. Versed in Dentrix is required....
3 days ago
Heartland Dental - Westchester, IL (21 miles from Elgin, IL)
Overview Dental Hygienist $5000 Sign On Bonus!! TFD-Westchester is looking for a Full Time Dental Hygienist to join our team. Why Heartland Dental?...
4 days ago
Glenview Smiles - Glenview, IL (21 miles from Elgin, IL)
prophylaxis....
FAIRVIEW DENTAL - Aurora, IL (18 miles from Elgin, IL)
Our busy multi-doctor office is looking for an energetic, dependable person with excellent communication skills to join our Hygiene Team. Open Dental experience a plus. Full-time and part-time...
Park Ridge Dental - Park Ridge, IL (20 miles from Elgin, IL)
FULL-TIME DENTAL HYGIENIST wanted to join our team in our State-of-the-Art Dental Facility in the heart of Park Ridge....
North American Dental Group - Long Grove, IL (16 miles from Elgin, IL)
Overview Dental Hygienist (Pedo) Part-Time Saturday 8-12pm $1k Sign On Bonus Associated Dental Specialist of Long Grove is looking for a part-time Saturday licensed, patient-focused hygienist, with...
7 days ago
Palatine, IL (12 miles from Elgin, IL)
Busy family practice, seeking a registered dental hygienist to join our dental family. Looking for someone who is motivated, reliable and has a warm, welcoming demeanor....
7 days ago
Naperville, IL (17 miles from Elgin, IL)
Qualifications: Valid Dental Hygienist License Minimum of an Associate's degree in Dental Hygiene. Maintain up to date trainings as required by law. Versed in Dentrix is required....
8 days ago
Geneva, IL (11 miles from Elgin, IL)
Qualifications: Valid Dental Hygienist License Minimum of an Associate's degree in Dental Hygiene. Maintain up to date trainings as required by law. Versed in Dentrix is required....
8 days ago
Brammeier Dental Associates - Naperville, IL (20 miles from Elgin, IL)
Qualifications • Current dental hygienist license in Illinois and an Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in dental hygiene • Excellent working knowledge of dentistry, dental hygiene procedures, dental...
Aurora, IL (15 miles from Elgin, IL)
Provides proof of being a licensed Registered Dental Hygienist in the State of Illinois. 3. Maintains current CPR certification. 4. Previous experience in community health is preferred. 5....
11 days ago

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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Elgin, IL

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

$74,970

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Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in Elgin, IL offer the following education background
  • Associate's Degree (46.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.9%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (5.7%)
  • 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 Elgin, IL
  • None (51.3%)
  • 1-2 years (33.5%)
  • Less than 1 year (14.4%)
  • 2-4 years (0.8%)

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