Dental Hygenist

Dental Hygenist
Hygenists clean teeth, removing calcarous deposits and stains from teeth and gum margins. They examine gums for signs of disease, check for signs of tooth decay, check head, nack and oral areas, and take x-rays as appropriate. They review and record medical histories and results of examinations, communicate with patients, advise and educate patients, provide information and support to dentists.

Holand Code

SRC

Field/Cluster:

Health, Medical, Fitness, and Personal Care Services

Future Jobs Avail:

Great

Education Level:

3

Job Growth (%)

11

Annual Job Opening

17900

Lowest 10% Salary ($)

51930

Median Salary ($)

74820

Highest 90% Salary ($)

101820
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