Dental Hygienist Jobs in Elgin, MN

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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Aspen Dental - Rochester, MN (11 miles from Elgin, MN)
Access to state-of-the-art technology including 3D scanners, digital X-rays, enhanced oral cancer screening devices, and voice activated periodontal charting....
3 days ago
Elgin, MN
Registered Dental Hygienist Elgin Family Dentistry Elgin, MN Full-time Dentistry Posted on September 9, 2021 Apply Now Share this job Send yourself a reminder Full time Registered Dental Hygienist to...
8 days ago
Rochester, MN (11 miles from Elgin, MN)
Looking for a licensed dental hygienist for a position at least 1-2 days per week starting Immediately....
23 days ago
Rochester, MN (11 miles from Elgin, MN)
We are seeking a FT or PT Dental Hygienist to join our team!...
28 days ago
Rochester, MN (11 miles from Elgin, MN)
Dental Hygienist From: The People Link Corp Description: Full time Dental Hygienist position open in multi-location family dental practice in Rochester, MN....
30+ days ago
Gentling Dental Care - Rochester, MN (5 miles from Elgin, MN)
Gentling Dental Care is looking for a full time Registered Dental Hygienist....
30+ days ago
Community Dental Care - Rochester, MN (11 miles from Elgin, MN)
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Complete prophylaxis to include scaling, root planning and polishing of restorations Preliminary charting of oral cavity and surrounding structures; to include case histories...
45+ days ago

Demographic Data for Elgin, MN

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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Elgin, MN

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

$73,830

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Dental Hygienist positions.

Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in Elgin, MN 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 (0.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Dental Hygienists in Elgin, MN
  • None (51.3%)
  • 1-2 years (33.5%)
  • Less than 1 year (14.4%)
  • 2-4 years (0.8%)

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