Dental Hygienist Jobs in Durham, 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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Aspen Dental - Mebane, NC (22 miles from Durham, NC)
If you're a Registered Dental Hygienist in your state of residency, apply today to speak with a recruiter and learn more!...
2 days ago
Raleigh, NC (21 miles from Durham, NC)
We are currently looking for Dental Hygienists in the greater Raleigh area....
3 days ago
DentalOne Partners - Durham, NC
Job Details Job Location : Southpoint Durham - Durham, NC Position Type : Full Time Education Level : Certification Salary Range : Undisclosed Travel Percentage : None Job Shift : Day Description...
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4 days ago DentalOne Partners
Raleigh, NC (21 miles from Durham, NC)
Gerard Magno is looking for an enthusiastic, education-focused dental hygienist to complete his team!...
5 days ago
Aspen Dental - Wake Forest, NC (19 miles from Durham, NC)
If you're a Registered Dental Hygienist in your state of residency, apply today to speak with a recruiter and learn more!...
10 days ago
Raleigh, NC (21 miles from Durham, NC)
Ideal Hygienist Description: We are looking for a new dental hygienist to add to their amazing team....
11 days ago
Dent-Well Companies - Raleigh, NC (16 miles from Durham, NC)
Job description Leading private dentistry practice located on the NCSU with a long history of providing high quality dental care seeking an experienced Registered Dental Hygienist for 4-5 days a week...
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13 days ago
Heartland Dental - Apex, NC (19 miles from Durham, NC)
Overview Dental Hygienist Beaver Creek Commons Dental is looking for a Dental Hygienist to join our team. Why Heartland Dental?...
17 days ago
Raleigh, NC (21 miles from Durham, NC)
We are currently looking for Dental Hygienists in the greater Raleigh area....
24 days ago
Riccobene Associates Family Dentistry - Raleigh, NC (21 miles from Durham, NC)
A Dental Hygienist is responsible for promoting dental health by completing dental prophylaxis, providing oral cancer screenings, periodontal maintenance, charting dental solutions, willingness to assist...
25 days ago
Heartland Dental - Wake Forest, NC (19 miles from Durham, NC)
Overview Dental Hygienist Forestville Road Dental Care is looking for a Dental Hygienist to join our team.We have a fun, patient focused culture....
25 days ago
Raleigh, NC (21 miles from Durham, NC)
RDH (Inside the Beltline) We are looking for a RDH to work 1-2 days per week. Tuesday or Monday & Tuesday are the days to be considered. (patient care hours are from 8am-3pm) Our ideal candidate...
27 days ago
Sandra E. Martin DMD PA - Wake Forest, NC (19 miles from Durham, NC)
We are looking for an enthusiastic, caring, patient-centered dental hygienist (aka, Rock Star!) to join our dental practice in Wake Forest!...
30+ days ago
Wakefield Dental Care - Raleigh, NC (21 miles from Durham, NC)
Our solo doctor, general dental practice is in search of a ROCKSTAR hygienist to complete our team! We are a small but mighty group of professionals, and we're looking for someone hard working and...
30+ days ago
The University of North Carolina At Chapel Hill - Chapel Hill, NC (8 miles from Durham, NC)
No Position Title Dental Hygienist - Journey Working Title Dental Hygienist Position Number 00059054 Vacancy ID P013118 Budgeted Hiring Range $50,369-$58,188 Pay Band Information To learn more about...
45+ days ago

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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Durham, NC

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

$70,490

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Dental Hygienist positions.

Highest Education Level

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

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