Dental Hygienist Jobs in Waco, 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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Aspen Dental - Waco, TX
Registered Dental Hygienist RDH licensure required. About Aspen Dental-branded practices Aspen Dental-branded practices are independently owned and operated by licensed dentists....
18 hours ago
Heartland Dental - Waco, TX
Our office is looking for a motivated, goal-orientated individual to help provide the most efficient dental care for our community as possible as a Dental Hygienist....
4 days ago
Benevis - Waco, TX
* Love working with kids (they make up 70% or more of our patient base) And yes, there are requirements for this role: * Current licensure as a Dental Hygienist in good standing * Experience is great...
12 days ago
Benevis - Waco, TX
Love working with kids (they make up 70% or more of our patient base) And yes, there are requirements for this role: Current licensure as a Dental Hygienist in good standing Experience is great, but...
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13 days ago
Woodway, TX (6 miles from Waco, TX)
Registered Dental Hygienist position available in private, family dental practice in Waco....
22 days ago
Benevis - Waco, TX
. * Deliver quality and compassionate care to every patient * Deliver direct patient care to patients, including scaling and prophylaxis, x-rays, application of sealants and fluoride, and related procedures...
45+ days ago
Benevis - Waco, TX
Love working with kids (they make up 70% or more of our patient base) And yes, there are requirements for this role: Current licensure as a Dental Hygienist in good standing Experience is great, but...
90+ days ago

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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Waco, TX

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

$69,430

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Highest Education Level

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

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