Dental Hygienist Jobs in West Springfield, MA

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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Dental Care Alliance - West Springfield, MA
Overview $3000 SIGN ON BONUS Baystate Dental is looking to hire a full-time traveling Dental Hygienist for our offices located in Springfield and West Springfield, MA 01103....
2 days ago
Wilbraham, MA (10 miles from West Springfield, MA)
Were searching for a Registered Dental Hygienist who wants to join a truly patient-centric dental group and support the treatment philosophy which states "disease dictates treatment"....
2 days ago
Dental Associates of Connecticut - Vernon, CT (21 miles from West Springfield, MA)
Currently, we are looking for an experienced Full-Time Dental Hygienist to join our family. At Dental Associates we pride ourselves in providing top notch care and exemplary customer service....
2 days ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Wilbraham, MA (10 miles from West Springfield, MA)
The Wilbraham practice is seeking a Registered Dental Hygienist. Reach out today to learn more!...
3 days ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Wilbraham, MA (10 miles from West Springfield, MA)
The Wilbraham practice is seeking a Registered Dental Hygienist. Reach out today to learn more!...
3 days ago
Dental Care Alliance - Springfield, MA (3 miles from West Springfield, MA)
Overview $3000 SIGN ON BONUS Baystate Dental is looking to hire a full-time traveling Dental Hygienist for our offices located in Springfield and West Springfield, MA 01103....
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4 days ago Dental Care Alliance
Great Expressions - Wilbraham, MA (10 miles from West Springfield, MA)
The Wilbraham practice is seeking a Registered Dental Hygienist. Reach out today to learn more!...
7 days ago
Dental Care Alliance - West Springfield, MA
Baystate Dental is currently hiring a Dental Hygienist for our office located in West Springfield, Massachusetts 01089. This is a full-time position that will include working on Saturday....
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10 days ago Dental Care Alliance
1st Advantage Dental Group - Amherst, MA (19 miles from West Springfield, MA)
As a Dental Hygienist with 1st Advantage, youll play a vital role in helping us build lasting patient relationships while delivering the care and services your patients need....
22 days ago
Appleton Dental Associates P.C. - Holyoke, MA (6 miles from West Springfield, MA)
We are looking for a qualified people person to take on our Tuesday and Wednesday hygiene schedule. Must be able to work with all age ranges for patients. Must be comfortable treating periodontal...
22 days ago
hopmeadowdental - Simsbury, CT (19 miles from West Springfield, MA)
We are looking for a Dental Hygienist to help treat patients and promote good oral health practices. What do Dental Hygienists do?...
27 days ago
Peoples Dental - Springfield, MA (3 miles from West Springfield, MA)
The Role The Dental Hygienist motivates, educates, and provides excellent treatment....
30+ days ago
Aspen Dental - Hartford, CT (23 miles from West Springfield, MA)
Registered Dental Hygienist RDH licensure required. About Aspen Dental-branded practices Aspen Dental-branded practices are independently owned and operated by licensed dentists....
30+ days ago
Wheeler Clinic - Hartford, CT (23 miles from West Springfield, MA)
Job Information Wheeler Clinic Per Diem Registered Dental Hygienist in Hartford, Connecticut Per Diem Registered Dental Hygienist Hartford, CT, USA Req #560 Wednesday, July 28, 2021 Wheeler's vision...
45+ days ago
Hartford HealthCare - Hartford, CT (23 miles from West Springfield, MA)
Staffing includes full time and part time dentists, dental surgeons, and residents in training as well as dental hygienists and dental assistants....
60+ days ago

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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in West Springfield, MA

This is the average annual salary for Dental Hygienist jobs in West Springfield, MA as reported by the BLS.

$82,750

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Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in West Springfield, MA offer the following education background
  • Associate's Degree (46.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.7%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (5.8%)
  • 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 West Springfield, MA
  • None (51.3%)
  • 1-2 years (33.5%)
  • Less than 1 year (14.4%)
  • 2-4 years (0.8%)

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