Dental Hygienist Jobs in Lancaster, PA

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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Midwest Dental - Manchester, PA (21 miles from Lancaster, PA)
Registered Dental Hygienist $1,500 Sign-on Bonus!...
1 day ago
D/S Dental Management - Lititz, PA (7 miles from Lancaster, PA)
Wayne Heights Dental Care is looking for a Dental Hygienist to add to our close-knit team. $1500 sign-on Bonus offered, benefits and paid time off The ideal candidate will have a calm, reassuring and...
4 days ago
Lancaster, PA
Family oriented practice is seeking a full time dental assistant that is a highly motivated team player to join our busy, friendly team. Must be flexible, reliable, have a positive attitude. Eager...
4 days ago
Midwest Dental - Manchester, PA (21 miles from Lancaster, PA)
Overview Registered Dental Hygienist $1,500 Sign-on Bonus! PART TIME It is better here. And we would love to tell you all the reasons why. We love hygienists....
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5 days ago Midwest Dental
Manchester, PA (21 miles from Lancaster, PA)
Dental Hygienists work collaboratively with the dental team to make quality patient care a priority....
5 days ago
Midwest Dental - Sinking Spring, PA (22 miles from Lancaster, PA)
Overview Registered Dental Hygienist FULL TIME It is better here. And we would love to tell you all the reasons why. We love hygienists....
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12 days ago Midwest Dental
Childrens Dental Health - Lancaster, PA
Title Dental Hygienist EOE Statement We are an equal employment opportunity employer....
14 days ago
Smilebuilderz - Ephrata, PA (10 miles from Lancaster, PA)
Full-time Dental Hygienist -- SIGN-ON BONUS Apply Description Are you a registered dental hygienist in search of a locally-owned, community-focused workplace that offers comprehensive care unlike any...
19 days ago
Lancaster, PA
FT or PT Dental hygienist needed for busy Lancaster dental office in Manheim Township. Ideal candidate must be a team player with a positive attitude and a willingness to help others....
26 days ago
Lancaster, PA
Part time Licensed Dental Hygienist CPR Certified We are a family dental practice in need of a part time hygienist....
30+ days ago
Smilebuilderz - Lancaster, PA
Current PA registered dental hygienist license Current CPR certification Anesthesia license preferred...
90+ days ago

Demographic Data for Lancaster, PA

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Dental Hygienist Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Dental Radiography: Radiation Protection in Dental Practice
Discover the core principles of dental radiography and X-ray exposure

Led by experts from Public Health Englands Dental X-ray Protection Service (DXPS), this course will improve your...

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...

Tackling Antibiotic Resistance: What Should Dental Teams Do?
Explore how dental teams can tackle the threat of global antibiotic resistance

Antibiotics are lifesaving drugs when you need them, you need them to work. Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) poses a...

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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Lancaster, PA

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


Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Dental Hygienist positions.

Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in Lancaster, PA offer the following education background
  • Associate's Degree (46.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.6%)
  • High School or GED (5.8%)
  • Vocational or Certification (5.8%)
  • 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 Lancaster, PA
  • None (51.3%)
  • 1-2 years (33.5%)
  • Less than 1 year (14.4%)
  • 2-4 years (0.8%)

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