Dental Hygienist Jobs in Clackamas, OR

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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Gentle Dental - Portland, OR (10 miles from Clackamas, OR)
$2,000 sign-on bonus for Hygienists! We value our teammate’s smile as much as our patient’s smile. Our vision is to provide exceptional, lifelong, integrated oral healthcare services. We enhance...
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1 day ago Gentle Dental
Smile Brands - Wilsonville, OR (14 miles from Clackamas, OR)
Your Role as a Dental Hygienist Youll be on the front line of helping patients achieve their best oral health through routine check-ups and continuing education....
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2 days ago Smile Brands
Hillsboro, OR (17 miles from Clackamas, OR)
Tanasbourne Dental Care in Hillsboro, OR is seeking a dental hygienist to join our family-oriented team....
1 day ago
Gentle Dental - Hillsboro, OR (17 miles from Clackamas, OR)
Gentle Dental is searching for a Full time or part time Registered Dental Hygienist for our dental office($3,000 sign-on bonus)!...
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2 days ago Gentle Dental
Smile Brands - Gresham, OR (8 miles from Clackamas, OR)
Your Role as a Dental Hygienist Youll be on the front line of helping patients achieve their best oral health through routine check-ups and continuing education....
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1 day ago Smile Brands
Yakima Valley Farm Workers Clinic - Woodburn, OR (24 miles from Clackamas, OR)
Dental Hygienist Yakima Valley Farm Workers Clinic Woodburn, OR Full-time Dentistry Posted on September 14, 2021 Apply Now Share this job Send yourself a reminder Job Brief: Work part time, when needed...
23 hours ago
Portland, OR (10 miles from Clackamas, OR)
Our well-established, private dental practice is looking for a temporary hygienist (3 months), Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays, 9am to 5pm. Local anesthetic, no nitrous, new grads welcome!...
2 days ago
Gentle Dental - Hillsboro, OR (17 miles from Clackamas, OR)
Gentle Dental is searching for a Full time or part time Registered Dental Hygienist($3,000 sign-on bonus) for our dental office!...
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2 days ago Gentle Dental
Gentle Dental - Portland, OR (10 miles from Clackamas, OR)
Through oral education, Dental Hygienists lead patients to a happy and healthy smile!...
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2 days ago Gentle Dental
Smile Brands - Milwaukie, OR (4 miles from Clackamas, OR)
Your Role as a Dental Hygienist Youll be on the front line of helping patients achieve their best oral health through routine check-ups and continuing education....
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1 day ago Smile Brands
Portland, OR (10 miles from Clackamas, OR)
Pettygrove Dental is looking for a part-time hygienist. One of our beloved hygienists is moving out of state, and has been kind enough to give us enough time to hire the right person. We are a...
15 hours ago
Portland, OR (10 miles from Clackamas, OR)
Our office is seeking a reliable and enthusiastic dental hygienist to join our team! The hours are Mondays 10am-7pm; Fridays 7am-5pm and 2 Saturdays a month 8am-4pm....
15 hours ago
Gentle Dental - Hillsboro, OR (17 miles from Clackamas, OR)
Gentle Dental is searching for a Full time or part time Registered Dental Hygienist($3,000 sign-on bonus) for our dental office!...
12 hours ago
SmileKeepers - Milwaukie, OR (4 miles from Clackamas, OR)
SmileKeepers is searching for a full-time Expanded Practice Hygienist( $2,000 sign-on bonus )for our Milwaukie, OR practice! SmileKeepers is the preferred provider for Capitol Dental Care, a...
12 hours ago
Smile Brands - Tualatin, OR (11 miles from Clackamas, OR)
Your Role as a Dental Hygienist Youll be on the front line of helping patients achieve their best oral health through routine check-ups and continuing education....
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1 day ago Smile Brands

Demographic Data for Clackamas, OR

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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
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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Clackamas, OR

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

$85,310

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Highest Education Level

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

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