Dental Hygienist Jobs in Sunnyside, 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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Grandview, WA (10 miles from Sunnyside, WA)
Family Friendly, Private General Dental Practice, looking for a Full or Part Time Registered Dental Hygienist to Join Our Team....
5 hours ago
Yakima Valley Farm Workers Clinic - Yakima, WA (24 miles from Sunnyside, WA)
We're looking for a dental hygienist who is: Passionate about community health Skilled in delivering dental anesthetic and placing restorations A communicator who can calm patient fears and apprehensions...
6 days ago
Yakima, WA (24 miles from Sunnyside, WA)
Seeking a caring, team-oriented, outgoing, experienced registered hygienist to join our team. Enjoy working in a state of the art, modern dental practice with an amazing staff. Candidate should...
15 days ago
Sunnyside, WA
We're looking for a dental hygienist who is: Passionate about community health Skilled in delivering dental anesthetic and placing restorations A communicator who can calm patient fears and apprehensions...
29 days ago
Sunnyside, WA
Need a Hygienist for Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday. $45 starting negotiable Willing to pay a sign on Bonus. Ask for details on benefits Office is located in Sunnyside. The practice has been...
30+ days ago
Aspen Dental - Yakima, WA (24 miles from Sunnyside, WA)
Access to state-of-the-art technology including 3D scanners, digital X-rays, enhanced oral cancer screening devices, and voice activated periodontal charting....
30+ days ago
Yakima Valley Farm Workers Clinic - Sunnyside, WA
We're looking for a dental hygienist who is: Passionate about community health Skilled in delivering dental anesthetic and placing restorations A communicator who can calm patient fears and apprehensions...
30+ days ago

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Salary for Dental Hygienist Jobs in Sunnyside, WA

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

$90,440

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Highest Education Level

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

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