Dental Hygienist Jobs in Purchase, 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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Northwell Health - Manhasset, NY (16 miles from Purchase, NY)
\r Job Responsibility \r \r Performs all duties permitted by New York State Law for a dental hygienist including, but not limited to, prophylaxis and scaling; root planning; exposing radiographs; topical...
16 hours ago
Mineola, NY (20 miles from Purchase, NY)
We are seeking a Dental Hygienist to join our friendly, caring, and professional team. We are a busy general dentistry practice located in Mineola, Long Island....
1 day ago
New York, NY (24 miles from Purchase, NY)
Duties and Responsibilities: -Prophies (adult) -SRP -Oral cancer screening -Digital radiographs -Local anesthesia -Follow stringent sterilization protocols -Placement of Arestin -Provide a memorable...
1 day ago
Little Neck, NY (19 miles from Purchase, NY)
Dentist (GP and Orthodontist) and Dental Hygienist wanted, 1-2 years work experience Required. Please send resume to: .......
14 hours ago
Joseph P Gulbenkian DDS PC - New York, NY (24 miles from Purchase, NY)
as a Registered Dental Hygienist- Working knowledge of Dentrix and Dexis systemsRemote interview process....
13 hours ago
New York, NY (24 miles from Purchase, NY)
Experience with Dentrix software, digital x-rays, placing Arestin, and ability to work efficiently is important....
2 days ago
Forest Hills, NY (22 miles from Purchase, NY)
Busy Dental Practice is looking for a full time dental hygienist. POSITION STARTS FIRST WEEK OF JANUARY. Must have at least one year experience....
2 days ago
North American Dental Group - New York, NY (24 miles from Purchase, NY)
Overview Full-Time Dental Hygienist Park 56 Dental in New York City is looking for a Full-Time licensed, patient-focused hygienist, with a like-minded career vision, to provide best-in-class patient...
2 days ago
New York, NY (24 miles from Purchase, NY)
Qualified individuals should be committed to patient education and be proficient with Dentrix, Dexis imaging. Please forward resumes for an immediate response....
1 day ago
Forest Hills, NY (22 miles from Purchase, NY)
Busy Dental Practice is looking for a part time dental hygienist for Sundays. Must have at least one year experience. Please email me your resume within the body of email, not as an attachment....
2 days ago
New York, NY (24 miles from Purchase, NY)
Part time Mondays-Wednesdays. Minimum 3 years experience in hygiene, Dexis, digital x-ray. Must be upbeat, personable, professional and VACCINATED.
2 days ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Bronx, NY (18 miles from Purchase, NY)
The Yonkers practice is seeking a Registered Dental Hygienist. Reach out today to learn more!...
1 day ago
New York, NY (24 miles from Purchase, NY)
Modern Midtown office seeking a Registered Dental Hygienist to work on Monday, Tuesday and Thursdays. Must have at least 3 years experience....
14 hours ago
Sunset Park Health Council, Inc Dba Family Health Centers At Nyu Langone - New York, NY (24 miles from Purchase, NY)
Required Licenses: Licensed Dental Hygienist Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization....
2 days ago
Flushing, NY (20 miles from Purchase, NY)
Full-time position open for our very busy Queens office Looking for the right person to join our practice. Must be available Saturdays and at least one evening a week.
1 day ago

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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Purchase, NY

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

$86,790

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Highest Education Level

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

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