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Hygienist Dental Salary
in Alabama, United States

$64,524 (USD)

Average Salary

$31/hr

Average Hourly

$1,258

Average Bonus

Last updated: March 18, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Hygienist Dental is $64,524 a year and $31 an hour in Alabama, United States. The average salary range for a Hygienist Dental is between $46,146 and $79,689. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Hygienist Dental. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Alabama, United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Treats and aids patient in prevention of dental disease.
  • Cleanses calcareous deposits, accretions, and stains from teeth and beneath margins of gums, using dental instruments.
  • Identifies swelling or tenderness that could indicate presence of oral cancer upon examination of lymph nodes under patient's chin.
  • Feels and visually analyzes gums for sores and signs of disease.
  • Examines gums, using probes, to locate periodontal recessed gums and signs of gum disease.
  • Applies fluorides and other cavity preventing agents to arrest dental decay.
  • Charts conditions of decay and disease for diagnosis and treatment by dentist.
Hygienist Dental Job Prevalence in Alabama, United States

Job family: Dental Hygienists

Job family population: 211,600

Estimated population of Hygienist Dental jobs: 196,619

Rate of error: 1.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$74,802
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

Hygienist Dental Job Listings for Alabama, United States

Dental Hygienist
Mar 12
Enterprise, AL, USA
Wiregrass Dental
Wiregrass Dental has an immediate opening for a Part-Time Registered Dental Hygienist Great Work Environment, Newest Technology, All Digital, Very Competitive Pay! Email your resume today to jonathan ...
Hygienist
Feb 14
Huntsville, AL, USA
Western Dental
Western Dental & Orthodontics is currently looking for bright, motivated, Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH) to help us become a leading periodontal, health-focused practice. We have full-time ...
Optometrist - Montgomery, AL $5K Sign-on Bonus!
Feb 8
DentaQuest
Directs and coordinates the patient care activities of dental hygienists, dental assistants, and other clinic support staff as required. Follows established DentaQuest Care Group policies, procedures ...
Optometrist - 5K Sign on Bonus!!
Jan 31
Boaz, United States
DentaQuest
... hygienists, dental assistants, and other clinic support staff as required. • Follows established DentaQuest Care Group policies, procedures, and objectives, continuous quality improvement ...
Optometrist
Jan 31
Boaz, United States
DentaQuest
... dental hygienists, dental assistants, and other clinic support staff as required. • Follows established Employer Care Group policies, procedures, and objectives, continuous quality improvement ...
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