How much does a Dental Hygienist make in Delaware? The average Dental Hygienist salary in Delaware is $81,785 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $71,016 and $92,997. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

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Job Description for Dental Hygienist

Dental Hygienist under the direct supervision of a dentist, cleans calcareous deposits, accretions, and stains from teeth and beneath margins of gums using dental instruments. Performs routine examination and assessment of dental health. Being a Dental Hygienist feels lymph nodes under patient's chin to detect swelling or tenderness that could indicate presence of oral cancer. Feels and visually examines gums for sores and signs of disease. Additionally, Dental Hygienist provides instruction, guidance, and coaching to patients about methods to improve dental health. May take Radiographs or x-rays. Typically requires an associate degree in dental hygiene. Meets licensing requirements as a Dental Hygienist for the state. Radiography/x-ray certification per state guidelines. Basic Life Support certification (BLS.) Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. The Dental Hygienist independently performs a wide range of complex duties under general guidance from supervisors. Has gained full proficiency in a broad range of activities related to the job. To be a Dental Hygienist typically requires 5-7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)...View full job description

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Bear, DE Avg. Salary $82,938 Date Updated April 26, 2022
Location Delaware City, DE Avg. Salary $82,969 Date Updated April 26, 2022
Location Harrington, DE Avg. Salary $83,094 Date Updated April 26, 2022
Location Lewes, DE Avg. Salary $83,094 Date Updated April 26, 2022
Location Middletown, DE Avg. Salary $82,748 Date Updated April 26, 2022
Location Milford, DE Avg. Salary $83,094 Date Updated April 26, 2022
Location Rehoboth Beach, DE Avg. Salary $83,264 Date Updated April 26, 2022
Location Seaford, DE Avg. Salary $81,388 Date Updated April 26, 2022
Location Smyrna, DE Avg. Salary $82,806 Date Updated April 26, 2022
Location Bethany Beach, DE Avg. Salary $83,264 Date Updated April 26, 2022
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