Dental Hygienist Jobs in Kensington, MD

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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Laurel, MD (11 miles from Kensington, MD)
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
Reston, VA (14 miles from Kensington, MD)
We are seeking a part time Registered Dental Hygienist for a general dentist's office in Reston. I will tell you a little bit about the office. Our office has a total of 3 treatment rooms....
2 days ago
We Smile Dental Group - Olney, MD (8 miles from Kensington, MD)
Dental Hygienist - High End, Fee for Service Practice with a SIGN ON BONUS!!We are looking for an experienced dental hygienist to join our amazing practice in Olney, MD....
1 day ago
Washington, DC (9 miles from Kensington, MD)
Tend is an innovative, early stage, high growth healthcare company with 7 dental studios in New York and expanding quickly to new markets including Washington DC and Boston. There are 4 DC studios...
1 day ago
Heartland Dental - Crofton, MD (21 miles from Kensington, MD)
Overview Dental Hygienist Crofton Dental Suite is a 4 doctor practice, looking for a motivated, and goal-oriented Dental Hygienist to join our team. Why Heartland Dental?...
12 hours ago
Benevis - Washington, DC (9 miles from Kensington, MD)
Love working with kids (they make up 70% or more of our patient base)And yes, there are requirements for this role:Current licensure as a Dental Hygienist in good standingExperience is great, but not...
6 hours ago
Washington, DC (9 miles from Kensington, MD)
Job duties and responsibilities: digital radiography/photography prophylaxis, SRP, periodontal charting pre-appoint/ schedule next recall co-diagnosis with patient and doctor OHI provide high level...
2 days ago
Quadrant - Fairfax, VA (22 miles from Kensington, MD)
to monitor local anesthesia....
2 days ago
DC Pearls Dental Boutique - Washington, DC (8 miles from Kensington, MD)
A growing and fast pace dental practice looking for a lead Registered/certified dental assistant in District of Columbia. We are looking for a candidate that can work PART-TIME. BILINGUAL...
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Benevis - Brambleton, VA (23 miles from Kensington, MD)
SIGN ON BONUS $2,000Position: Registered Dental HygienistPosition ID: #14173Schedule: Full-Time (up to 40 hours); Monday Friday (8:00am 5:00pm),by Jobble
6 hours ago
Menton Family Dental Care - Ellicott City, MD (19 miles from Kensington, MD)
JOB TYPE FT SALARY RANGE $41 -$47 HIRING BONUS OUR OFFICE IS SEARCHING FOR A HIGHLY MOTIVATED DENTAL HYGIENIST TO JOIN OUR AMAZING TEAM....
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Next Level Staffing - Washington, DC (9 miles from Kensington, MD)
Dental Hygienist Job Responsibilities: Promotes dental health by completing dental prophylaxis, providing oral cancer screening and radiographic studies, charting conditions of decay and disease, and...
2 days ago
Benevis - Rockville, MD (5 miles from Kensington, MD)
Love working with kids (they make up 70% or more of our patient base) And yes, there are requirements for this role: Current licensure as a Dental Hygienist in good standing Experience is great, but...
2 days ago
Washington, DC (9 miles from Kensington, MD)
Dental Hygienists, that are seeking Temporary or Part-Time employment. We are interested in working with you....
3 days ago
Springfield, VA (19 miles from Kensington, MD)
Our modern, well-established practice has an excellent opportunity for a part-time hygienist in Springfield, VA, potentially leading to full-time. No evenings or weekends. Great benefits,...
3 days ago

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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Kensington, MD

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

$90,260

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Highest Education Level

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

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