Dental Hygienist Jobs in Pennsylvania

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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Smilebuilderz - Ephrata, PA
Requirements Current PA registered dental hygienist license Current CPR certification Anesthesia license preferred...
9 hours ago
Dental Care Alliance - Philadelphia, PA
Local anesthesia license, preferred Strong verbal and written communication skills Must have an x-ray license for PA CRP certificate, required Additional benefits for full-time employees: Medical Dental...
6 hours ago
Bryan Suydam DMD LLC - Sewickley, PA
Our office in Sewickley, PA is looking to hire a full-time dental hygienist. Applicants should have great people skills and they should prioritize quality patient care and customer service....
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1 day ago
Midwest Dental - Freeport, 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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1 day ago Midwest Dental
Dental Care Alliance - West Chester, PA
Overview SIGN-ON BONUS We are hiring a Dental Hygienist for our affiliated practice, Gentle Dental, located in West Chester, PA 19380. This is a full-time position....
3 hours ago
North American Dental Group - Pittsburgh, PA
Overview Dental Hygienist (Full Time) Open Up to A Whole New Dental Experience Imagine working in a place which delivers best in class patient care and focuses on putting every patient first, every...
2 days ago
Philadelphia Dental Smiles - Philadelphia, PA
We're looking for a dental hygienist for our fast paced, very busy NE Philadelphia Office. Fresh out of school or with experience, doesn't matter. If you're a team player, you'll fit right in....
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3 days ago
Aspen Dental - Allentown, PA
Registered Dental Hygienist RDH licensure required. About Aspen Dental-branded practices Aspen Dental-branded practices are independently owned and operated by licensed dentists....
3 days ago
Dental Care Alliance - Thorndale, PA
The Hygienist we hire must have a local anesthesia license, CPR certificate, and an active hygiene license for the state of PA. Recent Dental Hygienist grads are welcome to apply!...
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5 days ago Dental Care Alliance
Advanced Dentistry of Main Line - Malvern, PA
Description Promotes dental health by completing dental prophylaxis; providing oral cancer screening and radiographic studies; charting conditions of decay and disease; performing procedures in compliance...
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5 days ago Advanced Dentistry of Main Line
Wellspan Health - York, PA
Duties and Responsibilities Essential Accountabilities: Performs adult and child oral prophylaxis and fluoride treatment. Cleans, scales and polishes natural teeth and prosthetic appliances....
5 days ago
Beautiful Smiles Family Dental Center - Etters, PA
We are looking for a Dental Hygienist to join our family-oriented dental practice. SIGN-ON BONUS!!...
5 days ago
Roslyn, PA
We are looking for a part time dental hygienist who is open to working some evenings and two Saturdays a month. We are a small family owned practice serving the Abington/Upper Dublin area....
5 days ago
Heartland Dental - York, PA
Overview Dental Hygienist General Dental Hygienist $2500 Sign on bonus!...
6 days ago
Heartland Dental - Chambersburg, PA
Overview Dental Hygienist $3,500 Sign on Bonus! An Exciting Job Opportunity as a Dental Hygienist If youre searching for a rewarding career as a Dental Hygienist, look no further....
6 days ago

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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Dental Hygienist positions.

Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in Pennsylvania 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 (3.8%)
  • 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 Pennsylvania
  • None (51.3%)
  • 1-2 years (33.5%)
  • Less than 1 year (14.4%)
  • 2-4 years (0.8%)

Salary for Dental Hygienist jobs in Pennsylvania

**Data source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

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