How much does a Dental Hygienist make in South Carolina? The average Dental Hygienist salary in South Carolina is $70,737 as of July 27, 2020, but the range typically falls between $60,708 and $80,516. 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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25% $60,708 10% $51,578 90% $89,418 75% $80,516 $70,737 50%(Median)
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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. 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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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Goose Creek, SC Avg. Salary $71,662 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Abbeville, SC Avg. Salary $73,204 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Adams Run, SC Avg. Salary $71,309 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Aiken, SC Avg. Salary $70,055 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Alcolu, SC Avg. Salary $67,578 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Allendale, SC Avg. Salary $69,737 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Anderson, SC Avg. Salary $72,913 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Andrews, SC Avg. Salary $68,572 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Arcadia, SC Avg. Salary $70,102 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Awendaw, SC Avg. Salary $71,239 Date Updated July 27, 2020

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