Dental Hygienist Jobs in Alamance, NC

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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Alamance County - Alamance, NC
License/Credentials: Licensed to practice as a dental hygienist in North Carolina. Become a Public Health Hygienist upon employment....
13 hours ago
Alamance County Government - Graham, NC (9 miles from Alamance, NC)
License/Credentials: Licensed to practice as a dental hygienist in North Carolina. Become a Public Health Hygienist upon employment....
3 days ago
Aspen Dental - Mebane, NC (14 miles from Alamance, NC)
Access to state-of-the-art technology including 3D scanners, digital X-rays, enhanced oral cancer screening devices, and voice activated periodontal charting....
6 days ago
Guilford County - Greensboro, NC (16 miles from Alamance, NC)
performance of dental prophylaxis and application of topical fluorides....
11 days ago
Alamance, NC
Well-established dental practice in Burlington, NC is looking to hire a dental hygienist to join our team....
17 days ago

Demographic Data for Alamance, NC

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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Alamance, NC

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

$68,430

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Highest Education Level

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

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