Dental Hygienist Jobs in Amsterdam, NY

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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Albany, NY (22 miles from Amsterdam, NY)
Dental Hygienist required to work on either, one or two Saturdays / Month 9-4 pm or, Wednesdays and Saturdays Experience required Please contact with a resume...
2 days ago
Midwest Dental - Schenectady, NY (14 miles from Amsterdam, NY)
Dental Hygienist $3,000 Sign-on Bonus!...
1 day ago
Midwest Dental - Schenectady, NY (14 miles from Amsterdam, NY)
Overview Registered Dental Hygienist $3,000 Sign-on Bonus! FULL TIME It is better here. And we would love to tell you all the reasons why. We love hygienists....
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Emblem Health - Albany, NY (22 miles from Amsterdam, NY)
a complete dental prophylaxis; removing excess cement from surfaces of the teeth; Providing patient education; Placing and exposing x-ray films; Performing topical fluoride applications and topical...
3 days ago
Trinity Health - Albany, NY (22 miles from Amsterdam, NY)
Employment Type: Part time Shift: Day Shift Description: TARP 001138 Dental Hygienist Madison Dental Clinic Albany, NY Per Diem If you are looking for a Dental Hygienist in a Dental Office in Albany...
5 days ago
Trinity Health - Albany, NY (22 miles from Amsterdam, NY)
Employment Type: Full time Shift: Day Shift Description: TARP 001137 Dental Hygienist Madison Dental Clinic Albany, NY Full Time If you are looking for a Dental Hygienist in a Dental Office in Albany...
5 days ago
Albany, NY (22 miles from Amsterdam, NY)
Dental Hygienists work collaboratively with the dental team to make quality patient care a priority....
18 days ago
Malta, NY (15 miles from Amsterdam, NY)
Are you looking for a busy, fun, energetic environment where you can use all of your skills? Would you like the opportunity to learn how to ensure every patient gets the treatment they need? We...
21 days ago
Cohoes, NY (24 miles from Amsterdam, NY)
We need a smart, energetic, honest person to come join our terrific office and great team. Knowing how to use Softdent dental software is a plus. We encourage our patients to: Ask us how we are...
26 days ago
Benjamin Smile - Saratoga Springs, NY (22 miles from Amsterdam, NY)
Patient screening procedures,such as assessment of oral health, review of health history. oral cancer screening dental charting.Remove calculus and plaque from all surfaces of the teeth.Applying fluoride...
30+ days ago
ADIRONDACK DENTAL CARE PLLC - Clifton Park, NY (19 miles from Amsterdam, NY)
Job Responsibilities Patient screening procedures; such as assessment of oral health conditions, review of the health history, oral cancer screening, head and neck inspection, dental charting and taking...
30+ days ago
American Dental Partners, Inc. - Niskayuna, NY (18 miles from Amsterdam, NY)
As a Dental Hygienist with 1st Advantage, you'll play a vital role in helping us build lasting patient relationships while delivering the care and services your patients need....
60+ days ago
Latham, NY (23 miles from Amsterdam, NY)
Our team in Latham is seeking a full-time Dental Hygienist to join us!...
60+ days ago
Clifton Park, NY (19 miles from Amsterdam, NY)
As a Dental Hygienist with 1st Advantage, you will play a vital role in helping us build lasting patient relationships while delivering the care and services your patients need....
90+ days ago
Aspen Dental - Amsterdam, NY
Registered Dental Hygienist RDH licensure required. About Aspen Dental-branded practices Aspen Dental-branded practices are independently owned and operated by licensed dentists....
90+ days ago

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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Amsterdam, NY

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$76,280

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Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in Amsterdam, NY offer the following education background
  • Associate's Degree (46.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.6%)
  • 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 Amsterdam, NY
  • None (51.3%)
  • 1-2 years (33.5%)
  • Less than 1 year (14.4%)
  • 2-4 years (0.8%)

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