Dental Hygienist Jobs in Okatie, 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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Aspen Dental - Bluffton, SC
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
Beaufort, SC (14 miles from Okatie, SC)
We are looking for an exceptional dental hygienist to join our Dentistry At Habersham team....
4 days ago
Beaufort Jasper Hampton Comprehensive Health Services - Okatie, SC
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Delivers direct patient care to patients as assigned, using established dental hygienist procedures....
4 days ago
Hilton Head, SC (11 miles from Okatie, SC)
Palmetto Smiles of Beaufort is ready to hire a competent and highly motivated dental hygienist to join our team!...
11 days ago
Heartland Dental - Bluffton, SC
Overview Dental Hygienist General Dental Hygienist An Exciting Job Opportunity as a Dental Hygienist If you're searching for a rewarding career as a Dental Hygienist, look no further....
30+ days ago
Aspen Dental - Bluffton, 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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30+ days ago
Howard Family Dental - Beaufort, SC (14 miles from Okatie, SC)
anesthesia and nitrous oxide certification Laser Debridement Certification General Supervision Privileges CPR Certification Hepatitis B Vaccination Intraoral Camera Caries Detection Velescope Open...
30+ days ago

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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Okatie, SC

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

$61,440

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Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in Okatie, SC offer the following education background
  • Associate's Degree (46.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.6%)
  • High School or GED (5.9%)
  • 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 Okatie, SC
  • None (51.3%)
  • 1-2 years (33.5%)
  • Less than 1 year (14.4%)
  • 2-4 years (0.8%)

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