Dental Hygienist Jobs in Hilton Head Island, SC

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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Hilton Head Island, SC
Dental Hygienist Position Available - General Dental Practice Office. Full or Part time availability. Hourly Rate $30-46....
3 days ago
Beaufort Jasper Hampton Comprehensive Health Services - Saint Helena Island, SC (16 miles from Hilton Head Island, SC)
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Delivers direct patient care to patients as assigned, using established dental hygienist procedures....
9 days ago
Aspen Dental - Bluffton, SC (11 miles from Hilton Head Island, SC)
Registered Dental Hygienist RDH licensure required. About Aspen Dental-branded practices Aspen Dental-branded practices are independently owned and operated by licensed dentists....
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18 days ago
Vital Smiles - Beaufort, SC (15 miles from Hilton Head Island, SC)
Become Part of our Successful Dentistry Team as a Dental Hygienist Working with us you will learn that your job is more than just a job....
30+ days ago

Demographic Data for Hilton Head Island, SC

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Dental Hygienist Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Dental Radiography: Radiation Protection in Dental Practice
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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...

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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Hilton Head Island, SC

This is the average annual salary for Dental Hygienist jobs in Hilton Head Island, SC as reported by the BLS.

$61,440

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Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in Hilton Head Island, SC offer the following education background
  • Associate's Degree (46.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.7%)
  • Vocational or Certification (5.8%)
  • High School or GED (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 Hilton Head Island, SC
  • None (51.3%)
  • 1-2 years (33.5%)
  • Less than 1 year (14.4%)
  • 2-4 years (0.8%)

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