Dental Hygienist Jobs in Lubbock, TX

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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Benevis - Lubbock, TX (6 miles from Lubbock, TX)
Position: Dental Hygienist Position I.D: 13175 Schedule: Part Time Practice: Allington Dental Address: 1923 Marsha Sharp Freeway, Ste. 103, Lubbock, TX 79415 Sign on Bonus of $1500 for Part time and...
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Benevis - Lubbock, TX
We are actively seeking a Dental Hygienist to join our growing team....
7 days ago
Heartland Dental - Lubbock, TX
Overview Green's Family Dentistry in Lubbock is looking for a Dental Hygienist to join our team....
13 days ago
GPAC - Lubbock, TX
Job Description: All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, age, color, sex (including pregnancy), religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation,...
23 days ago
Benevis - Lubbock, TX
We are actively seeking a Dental Hygienist to join our growing team....
24 days ago
Abbeville Dentistry - Lubbock, TX
Abbeville Dentistry is seeking Dental hygienists in our Lubbock, TX practices who are strong communicators, neat in appearance, and will treat all our patients like family....
29 days ago
Lubbock, TX
Overview Bliss Dental- Lubbock has an opening for a Registered Dental Hygienist in Lubbock, TX. We provide a working environment like no other dental office you have ever seen!...
90+ days ago
Lubbock, TX
Overview Bliss Dental- Lubbock has an opening for a Registered Dental Hygienist in Lubbock, TX. We provide a working environment like no other dental office you have ever seen!...
90+ days ago

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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Lubbock, TX

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

$67,360

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Dental Hygienist positions.

Highest Education Level

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

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