Dental Hygienist Jobs in Mount Vernon, WA

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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Stanwood, WA (16 miles from Mount Vernon, WA)
Nathan Bird Family Dentistry is seeking a top notch R.D.H. to join our friendly, hard-working and team-oriented staff. This is a temporary position filling in for a hygienist on medical leave. The...
10 days ago
Arlington, WA (23 miles from Mount Vernon, WA)
Eagle Family Dental in Arlington is seeking a dental hygienist for Mondays. This is a two-doctor practice with focus on customer service and a positive patient experience....
17 days ago
Mount Vernon, WA
We take COVID seriously in our office and have implemented MANY new procedures and protocols - please inquire for details Patient hours typically 8-5 - one patient per hour Lunch 1-2 Dentrix G7 and...
22 days ago
Stanwood, WA (16 miles from Mount Vernon, WA)
We are in search of a Dental Hygienist while our permanent hygienist is on medical leave. Part-time 2 - 3 days per week available through the end of the year. (On vacation Dec 19 - 27)....
24 days ago
Clearlake, WA (7 miles from Mount Vernon, WA)
Seeking Cheerful Polished Registered Dental Hygienist 1-2 days per week We are a busy and growing, professional yet casual Dental Office with an immediate opening for a part time Hygienist....
28 days ago
Stanwood, WA (16 miles from Mount Vernon, WA)
Dental hygienist position to cover while our hygienist is on maternity leave. Position is available immediately. We are looking for someone to cover into January....
29 days ago

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Dental Hygienist Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Introduction to Dental Medicine
The mouth is the window into human health. This course provides an overview of dental medicine to engage, educate, excite and assist you in improving the oral health of your patients and members...

Nitrous Oxide Course for Dentists & Dental Hygienists
Nitrous oxide course for Dentists & Dental Hygienists - Guide to Nitrous Oxide/Oxygen Minimal Conscious Sedation or PAN Sedation: Theoretical Basis of Practice. By Dr Mark A. GillmanThis...

Improving Your Image: Dental Photography in Practice

This free course will cover all aspects of the use of digital photography in dental practice: intra-oral, extra-oral, and portraits. Participants will be taken through photography, from the...


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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Mount Vernon, WA

This is the average annual salary for Dental Hygienist jobs in Mount Vernon, WA as reported by the BLS.

$83,460

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Highest Education Level

Dental Hygienists in Mount Vernon, WA offer the following education background
  • Associate's Degree (46.9%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.5%)
  • High School or GED (6.0%)
  • Vocational or Certification (5.8%)
  • Doctorate Degree (3.9%)
  • 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 Mount Vernon, WA
  • None (51.3%)
  • 1-2 years (33.5%)
  • Less than 1 year (14.4%)
  • 2-4 years (0.8%)

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