Dentist Jobs in Hawaii

Diagnose and treat problems in teeth, gums, or other parts of the mouth. Dentists perform both functional and aesthetic procedures, including cavity fillings, bite alignments, and teeth whitenings. In order to properly identify the issue, they use hand-held tools like mirrors and probes as well as X-rays of teeth, gums, and jaws. Other common duties include repairing/removing cracked teeth, writing prescriptions, administering anesthetic before certain procedures, and educating patients on factors that influence dental health, such as flossing and fluoride.

Dentists usually have their own private practice or join a small group, although some have partners or work as associates under other dentists. On average, they work typical business hours. This is, however, highly variable.

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ASSOCIATE GENERAL DENTIST

  • Henry Schein Dental Recruitment Services
  • Lihue, HI
  • 6 days ago
Preferred RCT and dental implant placement. Service a higher income patient base. We have a young, diverse team. We prefer a dentist who is looking for a future in the practice....

Dentist - On Call

  • Kalihi Palama Health Center
  • Honolulu, HI
  • 7 days ago
Primary Purpose: Perform a variety of general dentistry services to promote quality dental care....

Dentist (Locum)

  • Waikiki Health
  • Honolulu, HI
  • 18 days ago
Provides necessary routine and emergency services, including general restorative procedures, periodontal care, crown and bridge construction, removable prosthetics, endodontics, and oral surgery....

Dentist - Permanent Part-time - EWA, Oahu

  • State of Hawaii
  • Honolulu, HI
  • 30+ days ago
Duties Summary Serves as a practicing dentist, performing the full range of professional dental services in the treatment of dental diseases or dental health problems requiring corrective, restorative...

Dentist - Permanent Part-Time - Ewa, Oahu

  • State of Hawai'i
  • Honolulu, HI
  • 60+ days ago
Serves as a practicing dentist, performing the full range of professional dental services in the treatment of dental diseases or dental health problems requiring corrective, restorative or preventive...

Demographic Data for Hawaii

Moving to Hawaii? Find some basic demographic data about Hawaii below.


1,360,301
32,139

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Salary for Dentist Jobs Nationwide

This is the average annual salary for Dentist jobs in Hawaii as reported by the BLS.

$172,485

Top Hiring Companies

Top hiring companies in your area for Dentist positions


  • Gentle Dental
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  • State of Hawai'i
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  • State of Hawaii
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  • West Hawaii Community Health Center Inc
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  • Department Of Justice
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  • Henry Schein Dental Recruitment Services
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  • Kalihi Palama Health Center
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  • Luke & Associates
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  • Queen's Health Systems
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  • Stability Healthcare
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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Dentist positions.


Highest Education Level

Dentists in Hawaii offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (52.9%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (17.2%)
  • High School or GED (8.9%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (8.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (6.6%)
  • Master's Degree (4.8%)
  • Some College (1.0%)
  • Some High School (0.4%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Dentists in Hawaii
  • None (29.3%)
  • 2-4 years (20.0%)
  • 1-2 years (18.9%)
  • 4-6 years (17.7%)
  • Less than 1 year (13.1%)
  • 6-8 years (1.0%)

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