Dental Hygienist Jobs in Reno, NV

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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1-8 of 8 Jobs
Reno, NV
Job Duties Prophylaxis, root planing, taking x-rays, administering local anesthesia, treatment room clean-up, scheduling recare hygiene appointments, oral hygiene instruction, and pre-assessment of...
1 day ago
Sala Family Dentistry - Reno, NV (6 miles from Reno, NV)
Positions Hiring: Licensed Dental Hygienist Knowledge of Dentrix, Oral Cancer Screening, Periodontics, Fluoride Treatments, Scaling and Root Planning, Bi-lingual a plus!...
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6 days ago Sala Family Dentistry
Reno, NV
Dental Hygienist Full Time or Part-time Monday 7 to 3. T W TH 8 to 5. One hour per patient!...
6 days ago
Gentle Dental - Reno, NV
$2,000 sign-on bonus for Hygienists! We value our teammate’s smile as much as our patient’s smile. Our vision is to provide exceptional, lifelong, integrated oral healthcare services. We enhance...
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7 days ago Gentle Dental
Gentle Dental - Reno, NV
Gentle Dental is searching for a Full-time Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH) for our dental office ($2,000 sign-on bonus)!...
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7 days ago Gentle Dental
Reno, NV
We have an open position for a Registered Dental Hygienist to become a member of our team. Our single doctor private practice, is hoping to partner with a caring Registered Dental Hygienist....
7 days ago
Pacific Dental Services Incorporated - Reno, NV
Registered Dental Hygienist Northwest Reno Smiles Dental Group Reno, NV 89523 posted Today Location Reno, NV Description Description : Now is the time to join Northwest Reno Smiles Dental Group....
24 days ago
Pacific Dental Services - Sparks, NV (3 miles from Reno, NV)
Commitment to continuing education for hygiene and dentistry Valid and current Registered Dental Hygienist license in accordance with applicable state licensure requirements Advanced degree (e.g., Masters...
90+ days ago

Demographic Data for Reno, NV

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Dental Hygienist Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Introduction to Dental Medicine
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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Reno, NV

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


Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

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

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