Dental Hygienist Salary in San Marcos, Texas

To get your salary data, use the search bar below or browse by job, city, or state.
loading...

Job title is required

loading...

Job location is required.

Average Salary for Dental Hygienist in San Marcos, Texas

The average salary of a(n) Dental Hygienist in San Marcos, Texas is $68,921.

The average hourly rate of a(n) Dental Hygienist in San Marcos, Texas is $33.13.

The average bonus of a(n) Dental Hygienist in San Marcos, Texas is $1,344.00.

Job 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. Exposes and develops x-ray film. Makes impressions for study casts. May remove sutures and dressings. May administer local anesthetic agents. May place and remove rubber dams, matrices, and temporary restorations. May place, carve, and finish amalgam restorations. May remove excess cement from coronal surfaces of teeth. May provide clinical services and health education to improve and maintain oral health of school children. May conduct dental health clinics for community groups to augment services of dentist. Less

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... More

How helpful is this page?

Are you a(n) Dental Hygienist?

Get a more personalized salary report now. Get Report

Average Salaries for Similar Jobs in San Marcos, Texas

Job Openings by Indeed job search

Results for Dental Hygienist in San Marcos, Texas

Hygienist (General Dental Practice) - New Braunfels, TX

Aspen Dental

Must be a Registered Dental Hygienist. The practices receive non-clinical business support services from Aspen Dental Management, Inc., a dental support...

View job on Indeed.com

Pediatric Dental Hygienist - Austin, TX

Petite Dental & Orthodontics (SW Austin)

Petite Dental & Orthodontics is seeking a Dental Hygienist to support our team in providing outstanding care to our families in the South Austin and surrounding...

View job on Indeed.com

Registered Dental Hygienist To Cover Maternity Leave - Austin, TX

Evans Family Dental

Registered Dental Hygienist. We are a general dental office in Southwest Austin, looking for a registered dental hygienist to cover for one of our hygienists...

View job on Indeed.com

Registered Dental Hygienist - Austin, TX

Evans Family Dental

Registered Dental Hygienist. We are looking for a registered dental hygienist with a bright personality, to join our team....

View job on Indeed.com

Practice Manager - San Marcos, TX

American Dental Partners, Inc.

To learn more about American Dental Partners, Inc. Carus Dental, established in 1983 in Austin, TX, has always been committed to the traditional doctor-patient...

View job on Indeed.com

Discover How Much You
Should Be Paid

Work in Compensation or HR?    x