Dental Hygienist Jobs in New York

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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Monticello, NY
We are currently looking for another dental hygienist to join us. You must be organized, excellent at multitasking, positive and team oriented....
1 day ago
Liverpool, NY
Dental hygienist position available immediately in our state of the art, well organized dental practice....
2 days ago
Concerned Dental Care - New York, NY
Safety is our #1 priority! Join our team as a full time dental hygiene professional and become a part of a fun, team oriented multi specialty practice! Are you a new graduate waiting for your NYS...
2 days ago
Great Expressions Dental Centers - West Hempstead, NY
and oral cancer screening Completes a comprehensive dental and periodontal charting that includes a detailed description and evaluation of the gingiva and periodontium Develops a dental hygiene diagnosis...
2 days ago
New York, NY
Looking for an Experienced Hygenist to work in our gorgeous dental practice!. MUST have a friendly outgoing personality, GREAT presentation and must LOVE to teach oral hygeine to patients....
1 day ago
Massapequa Park, NY
Would you like the opportunity to learn how to ensure every patient gets the treatment they need and make a great living doing so? If you answered yes, then this is the opportunity you've been...
1 day ago
Dental Care Alliance - Brewster, NY
We are looking for a Dental Hygienist that is flexible and has excellent customer service skills....
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2 days ago Dental Care Alliance
Liverpool, NY
We are looking for a dental hygienist licensed to practice in new york state. Our office is modern one dentist patient oriented practice. Experience preferred but not a must....
1 day ago
Sansone Family Dental Practice, L.L.P. - Rochester, NY
Seeking a registered dental hygienist for a temporary assignment beginning 1/4/21 and ending 4/15/21. Mondays 8-5, Tuesdays 12-8, Thursdays 8-5:30....
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3 days ago Sansone Family Dental Practice, L.L.P.
Brooklyn, NY
Dental Hygienist P/T For modern state of the art, high quality General practice. Tuesdays 9-8PM Weds 2-8PM Thursday 2-8PM Excellent hourly salary for excellent hygienist...
3 days ago
Midtown Dental Care Associates - New York, NY 10017, NY
Certified /Digital X-Ray Registered Dental Hygienist Zoom Whitening Eaglesoft This is a full service dental office devoted to restoring and enhancing the natural beauty of your smile using conservative...
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4 days ago Midtown Dental Care Associates
Great Expressions Dental Centers - Hempstead, NY
health status including all medications Performs an extraoral and intraoral examination and oral cancer screening Completes a comprehensive dental and periodontal charting that includes a detailed...
4 days ago
Corinth, NY
Dental Hygienist needed to fill in for a short term leave of absence. We are looking for either part time or full time help. The days are Tuesday and Wednesdays 8:30-5:15, and Thursdays 7:30-1:15....
4 days ago
Brooklyn, NY
The following are skills we are looking for in the ideal candidate: -Comfortable with local injections and SRP -Familiarity with Dentrix -Intra-oral camera use -Ability to take pano and digital x-rays...
5 days ago
Whitney Young Jr Health Center - Albany, NY
Dental Hygienist Whitney M. Young Jr....
6 days ago

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Dental Hygienist Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Introduction to Dental Medicine
The mouth is the window into human health. This course provides an overview of dental medicine to engage, educate, excite and assist you in improving the oral health of your patients and members...

Nitrous Oxide Course for Dentists & Dental Hygienists
Nitrous oxide course for Dentists & Dental Hygienists - Guide to Nitrous Oxide/Oxygen Minimal Conscious Sedation or PAN Sedation: Theoretical Basis of Practice. By Dr Mark A. GillmanThis...

Improving Your Image: Dental Photography in Practice

This free course will cover all aspects of the use of digital photography in dental practice: intra-oral, extra-oral, and portraits. Participants will be taken through photography, from the...


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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in New York

This is the average annual salary for Dental Hygienist jobs in New York as reported by the BLS.

$76,280

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Dental Hygienist positions.

Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in New York offer the following education background
  • Associate's Degree (46.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.5%)
  • High School or GED (6.0%)
  • Vocational or Certification (5.8%)
  • Doctorate Degree (3.9%)
  • 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 New York
  • None (51.3%)
  • 1-2 years (33.5%)
  • Less than 1 year (14.4%)
  • 2-4 years (0.8%)

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