Dental Hygienist Jobs in Biddeford, ME

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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Confidential - York, ME (24 miles from Biddeford, ME)
We are seeking a highly skilled Registered Dental Hygienist to deliver exceptional clinical care....
Aspen Dental - Biddeford, ME
. + Access to state-of-the-art technology including 3D scanners, digital X-rays, enhanced oral cancer screening devices, and voice activated periodontal charting. + Collaboration with doctors to complete...
11 days ago
Saco, ME (2 miles from Biddeford, ME)
Qualifications: Registered Dental Hygienist in Maine Current CPR Certification Local Anesthesia Certification (Preferred) Proven dedication to provide high quality, comprehensive dental care Strong...
12 days ago
Sanford, ME (14 miles from Biddeford, ME)
You will have access to high quality equipment including lasers, intraoral cameras, and cloud software....
15 days ago
Portland, ME (16 miles from Biddeford, ME)
General dentist in convenient Portland location looking for a Dental Hygienist. The office is open Monday, Tuesday, & Thursday from 8:00-4:30 and Wednesday 8:00-12:00....
24 days ago

Demographic Data for Biddeford, ME

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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Biddeford, ME

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

$65,500

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Highest Education Level

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

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