Dental Hygienist Salary and Career Resource

Welcome to Dental Hygienist Salary Jobs! Our goal is to become your number one informational resource for your aspiring career as a Dental Hygienist. Here you'll find the latest salary information, jobs listing, requirements, and career info you need to know about dental hygiene. We are a group of Dental Hygienist Educators and we want to help you succeed. Enjoy your stay!

How Hard is Dental Hygiene School?

Ever heard the phrase “If it were easy, everyone would do it”?  I tell that to my students frequently! Becoming a dental hygienist is not an easy path, it’s not just simply a 3 month certificate program that you can pass easily just by showing up and participating. This is a real career program that […]

Pros and Cons of Being a Dental Hygienist

When choosing what career to enter there are many factors to take into consideration: Will you be happy in this career for many years to come? Is there a market for that career in the area where you want to settle? Will this career be able to provide financial security? Or are you looking for […]

How to Craft the Perfect Dental Hygienist Resume

Your resume is your chance to market yourself and is often the 1st impression that the potential employer will have of you.  This is your chance to make yourself shine, but it is important to include only the details that are important to the position you are applying for.   You want to be thorough, but […]

Career Options for a Registered Dental Hygienist

When you first obtain your degree in Dental Hygiene you may not be able to imagine yourself doing anything except clinical hygiene.  Dental hygienists do have a high burn out rate and many seek other avenues within their field of knowledge. Some hygienists also experience trouble with their necks, backs, and wrists due to poor […]

Top 10 Tools a Dental Hygienist Can’t Go Without

While in dental hygiene school you will be taught to use a wide array of hand instruments and sonic or ultrasonic scalers. When you graduate you will not use all instruments that you have been taught on a daily basis. This article will discuss the top 10 tools that dental hygienists use many times a […]

Choosing the Right Dental Hygiene Program/School for YOU!

Whether you are a recent high school graduate or a returning student seeking a career change there are many factors to consider when searching for a Dental Hygiene Program or the right Dental Hygienist School.  With over 300 Dental Hygiene programs in the United States it can be a tough decision when choosing which program is […]