Dental Hygienist Jobs in Maine

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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Jessie Albert Dental & Orthodontic Center - Bath, ME
Certification in State of Maine for use of Nitrous Oxide and local anesthesia is preferred....
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3 days ago Jessie Albert Dental & Orthodontic Center
Smile Concepts - Union, ME
Small country office in need of part-time hygienist 1 to 2 days per week. Many long term patients in a relaxed atmosphere. Must be able to work independantly without much doctor intervention. The...
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5 days ago
Jessie Albert Dental & Orthodontic Center - Bath, ME
Certification in State of Maine for use of Nitrous Oxide and local anesthesia is preferred....
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5 days ago Jessie Albert Dental & Orthodontic Center
Pineland Family Dentistry - New Gloucester, ME
The duties of the position will include all of the duties for a registered dental hygienist licensed in the state of Maine....
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5 days ago
James H. Creznic, DMD - Farmington, ME
Seeking a Full Time Dental Hygienist to join our team at our busy downtown Farmington office. The Dental Hygienist provides cleanings and oral health education for patients....
8 days ago
Kennebec Valley Dental Arts - Fairfield, ME
Part-Time / Full-Time Dental Hygienist Position Well-established private practice seeking a quality dental hygienist to join our expanding team....
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9 days ago
Wellpath - Windham, ME
Job Information Wellpath Dental Hygienist - Competitive Rate of Pay!!...
10 days ago
Correct Care Solutions - Windham, ME
Ability to perform a full range of established dental hygienist protocol and procedures....
13 days ago
Evergreen Dental Associate, LLC - Augusta, ME
We are a large, face paced, well established dental practice with a devotion to exceptional patient care and education. We have an excellent patient base and a wonderful staff. We have made...
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14 days ago Evergreen Dental Associate, LLC
York Dental Group - York, ME
Job Description: Our practice is seeking a highly-skilled Registered Dental Hygienist to deliver exceptional clinical care....
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15 days ago York Dental Group
Heartland Dental - Kittery, ME
Overview Dental Hygienist General Dental Hygienist An Exciting Job Opportunity as a Dental Hygienist If youre searching for a rewarding career as a Dental Hygienist, look no further....
16 days ago
New Gloucester, ME
Pineland Family Dentistry is seeking a FULL TIME DENTAL HYGIENIST. This is an immediate opening, Monday through Thursday....
21 days ago
Bangor, ME
We are looking to hire a full-time, part-time and/or temporary Registered Dental Hygienists with current Maine Radiology licenses....
23 days ago
Penobscot Bay Dentistry - Belfast, ME
Penobscot Bay Dentistry is seeking a part-time and full-time dental hygienist to join our team in beautiful mid-coast Maine! We have an established well maintained facility with modern technology....
28 days ago
Scarborough, ME
As a Dental Hygienist, you should be reliable and able to build trust with patients of all ages....
30+ days ago

Demographic Data for Maine

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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Maine

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

$65,500

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Dental Hygienist positions.

Highest Education Level

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

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