Dental Hygienist Jobs in Harrisonburg, 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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Aspen Dental - Harrisonburg, VA
Registered Dental Hygienist RDH licensure required. About Aspen Dental-branded practices Aspen Dental-branded practices are independently owned and operated by licensed dentists....
13 hours ago
Aspen Dental - Harrisonburg, VA
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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2 days ago
Crozet, VA (22 miles from Harrisonburg, VA)
Crozet Family Dental is seeking a full or part time Registered Dental Hygienist....
1 day ago
Bridgewater, VA (8 miles from Harrisonburg, VA)
We are looking for an extraordinary hygienist to join our team. We have an opening at our Bridgewater Smiles for Life office. We are a general dental practice that strives to make life better for...
5 days ago
Massanutten Dental Team and Oral Surgery - Harrisonburg, VA
We are a well-established and growing multi-specialty dental practice seeking a RDH to be a part of our team. Our long term RDH is moving out of state!! It is a full time possition for the right...
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6 days ago Massanutten Dental Team and Oral Surgery
Massanutten Dental Team and Oral Surgery - Harrisonburg, VA
We are a well-established and growing multi-specialty dental practice seeking a RDH to be a part of our team. Our long term RDH is moving out of state!! It is a full time possition for the right...
22 days ago

Demographic Data for Harrisonburg, VA

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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Harrisonburg, VA

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

$76,090

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Dental Hygienist positions.

Highest Education Level

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

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