How much does a Dental Hygienist make in Lincoln, NE? The average Dental Hygienist salary in Lincoln, NE is $70,978 as of June 28, 2020, but the range typically falls between $60,919 and $80,793. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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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. Feels lymph nodes under patient's chin to detect swelling or tenderness that could indicate presence of oral cancer. Being a Dental Hygienist feels and visually examines gums for sores and signs of disease. May provide clinical services and health education to improve and maintain oral health of school children. Additionally, Dental Hygienist may conduct dental health clinics for community groups to augment services of dentist. May require an associate degree or its equivalent and is licensed as a Dental Hygienist. Typically reports to a dentist. Dental Hygienist's years of experience requirement may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description

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About Lincoln, Nebraska    Lincoln is the capital of the U.S. state of Nebraska and the county seat of Lancaster County. The city covers 94.267 square miles (244.150 km2) with a....More

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