Dental Hygienist Jobs in Alexandria, VA

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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Washington, DC (5 miles from Alexandria, VA)
Ideal Hygienist Description: We are looking for a new dental hygienist to add to their amazing team....
2 days ago
Fairfax, VA (21 miles from Alexandria, VA)
CALLING ALL DENTAL HYGIENISTS LOOKING FOR A GREAT PLACE TO WORK!!! We are a fun bunch seeking a dedicated hygienist to complete our stellar team....
2 days ago
Owens Dental Associates - Washington, DC (8 miles from Alexandria, VA)
Seeking an experienced Dental Hygienist for a part time position with the potential for growth. Must have a valid DC RDH license. Come join our growing team!...
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2 days ago
Horizon Family Dental Care - Clinton, MD (9 miles from Alexandria, VA)
Responsibilities for Dental Hygienist Perform dental hygiene services and procedures, including dental prophylaxis, scaling, fluoride and sealants, and root planning Complete a thorough assessment of...
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1 day ago
Dental Care Alliance - Arlington, VA (5 miles from Alexandria, VA)
Overview ** $10,000.00 ** Welcome & Stay Bonus Virginia Dental Center is hiring a full-time Dental Hygienist to work at our office located in Arlington, Virginia 22201....
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1 day ago Dental Care Alliance
Dental Care Alliance - Arlington, VA (5 miles from Alexandria, VA)
Overview ** $10,000.00 ** Welcome & Stay Bonus Virginia Dental Center is hiring a full-time Dental Hygienist to work at our office located in Arlington, Virginia 22201....
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1 day ago Dental Care Alliance
Chevy Chase, MD (11 miles from Alexandria, VA)
Excellent opportunity for a hygienist in a well established, fee for service,high quality dental office. Full or Part time M-F 7:45-4:30, 45 minute Appointments, 1 hour lunch. 5 minuteWalk to...
1 day ago
Falls Church, VA (5 miles from Alexandria, VA)
Dental Health Center of NOVA Established Dental Practice in the heart of Falls Church City is seeking part-time and/or Full time Dental Hygienist to join our team....
2 days ago
Lifetime Dental Care - Woodbridge, VA (16 miles from Alexandria, VA)
Knowledge of Dentrix and Dexis a plus. Must have Virginia Dental Hygiene license....
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2 days ago
Arlington, VA (5 miles from Alexandria, VA)
Looking for an experienced Dental Hygienist and a Front Desk Receptionist for a State of the art practice in Arlington VA....
2 days ago
Herndon, VA (20 miles from Alexandria, VA)
ages on proper dental hygiene and care Take X-rays of patients teeth (with digital sensors) Qualifications of the Dental Hygienist: -VA Dental Hygienist license -X-RAY certified -Certified in Local...
7 hours ago
Reston, VA (18 miles from Alexandria, VA)
We are seeking a friendly, caring, ethical RDH to work in a part time capacity. Our hygienist of over 10 years has moved out of state. We have an awesome staff and terrific patients looking for a...
2 days ago
Sunshine Smiles Dental Care - Silver Spring, MD (12 miles from Alexandria, VA)
Growing Single Dentist Owned General Family Practice looking for a friendly and energetic hygienist to join our team. If you are passionate about Dental Hygiene and want to give your patients the...
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3 days ago Sunshine Smiles Dental Care
D4C Dental - Washington, DC (5 miles from Alexandria, VA)
Excellent Opportunity - Dental Hygienist We are seeking a Dental Hygienist that is great with kids for our office in DC!...
3 days ago
Light Wave Dental Management Llc - Centreville, VA (22 miles from Alexandria, VA)
The Dental Hygienist is responsible for performing licensed hygiene procedures, educating patients, and management of nonsurgical periodontal therapy....
3 days ago

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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Alexandria, VA

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

$90,260

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Dental Hygienist positions.

Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in Alexandria, VA offer the following education background
  • Associate's Degree (46.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.8%)
  • 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 (0.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Dental Hygienists in Alexandria, VA
  • None (51.3%)
  • 1-2 years (33.5%)
  • Less than 1 year (14.4%)
  • 2-4 years (0.8%)

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