Dental Hygienist Jobs in Olathe, KS

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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Samuel Rodgers Health Center - Kansas City, MO (19 miles from Olathe, KS)
Dental Hygienist Samuel U. Rodgers Health Center Kansas City, MO Part Time Create Job Alert....
2 days ago
Gentle Dental - Lenexa, KS (6 miles from Olathe, KS)
Gentle Dental is searching for a Full-time or Part-time Hygienist. Pay range is $47 - $52 per hour with a $2,000 sign on bonus. With a production based bonus, total comp is expected to be around...
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5 hours ago Gentle Dental
Overland Park, KS (10 miles from Olathe, KS)
Are you looking for a part time dental hygienist job in a great office? If so, this might be your perfect fit! You must be licensed in Kansas....
6 days ago
Kansas City, MO (19 miles from Olathe, KS)
Privately owned dental practice in Brookside looking for a full time dental hygienist to join our team. Our office hours are Monday through Thursday 8 to 5....
9 days ago
Aria Care Partners - Overland Park, KS (10 miles from Olathe, KS)
THE POSITION: We are seeking an energetic and self-motivated Registered Dental Hygienist to join our team in Overland Park, KS driving up to a 3 hour radius....
11 days ago
Heartland Dental - Olathe, KS
Overview Dental Hygienist Family Dental Care of Olathe is looking for a Dental Hygienist to join our team. Why Heartland Dental?...
13 days ago
Leawood, KS (11 miles from Olathe, KS)
Our Leawood office is looking for a part-time hygienist immediately to join our well established busy practice. Mondays 8-5 and Thursdays 8-4. Ideal candidate would be people oriented and able to...
15 days ago
Kansas City, MO (19 miles from Olathe, KS)
Hygienist or similar role Knowledge of health and safety regulations in this profession (e.g., HIPAA) Experience in preparing and maintaining dental equipment Outstanding communication skills A patient...
30+ days ago
Overland Park, KS (10 miles from Olathe, KS)
Our beautiful state of the art office in Leawood, KS is looking for a Registered Dental Hygienist to add to our team....
30+ days ago
Pacific Dental Services - Olathe, KS
Commitment to continuing education for hygiene and dentistry Valid and current Registered Dental Hygienist license in accordance with applicable state licensure requirements Advanced degree (e.g., Masters...
45+ days ago
Vibrant Health - Kansas City, KS (19 miles from Olathe, KS)
Deliver the full range of hygiene services and hygiene education possible per the individual clinicians scope of practice to Vibrant Health patients; Team-based approach to care delivery for all...
60+ days ago
Aspen Dental - Lawrence, KS (23 miles from Olathe, KS)
Join the general practice team as a Hygienist and say 'yes' to: State-of-the-art technology including new iTero scanners, digital x-rays, enhanced oral cancer screening, and in-office whitening Collaborating...
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60+ days ago
Pacific Dental Services - Merriam, KS (12 miles from Olathe, KS)
Commitment to continuing education for hygiene and dentistry Valid and current Registered Dental Hygienist license in accordance with applicable state licensure requirements Advanced degree (e.g., Masters...
60+ days ago
Swope Health - Kansas City, MO (19 miles from Olathe, KS)
JOB SUMMARY: The Swope Health Dental Department is seeking a Full-time Registered Dental Hygienist....
90+ days ago
Pacific Dental Services - Kansas City, KS (19 miles from Olathe, KS)
Commitment to continuing education for hygiene and dentistry Valid and current Registered Dental Hygienist license in accordance with applicable state licensure requirements Advanced degree (e.g., Masters...
90+ days ago

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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Olathe, KS

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

$70,710

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Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in Olathe, KS offer the following education background
  • Associate's Degree (46.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.7%)
  • 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 Olathe, KS
  • None (51.3%)
  • 1-2 years (33.5%)
  • Less than 1 year (14.4%)
  • 2-4 years (0.8%)

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