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Dental Hygienists

Clean teeth and examine oral areas, head, and neck for signs of oral disease. May educate patients on oral hygiene, take and develop x rays, or apply fluoride or sealants. 

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Growth Rate Click for more information on Growth rate 2.2%
Openings Per Year Click for more information on Employment outlook 234
Wages
Median Hourly Click for more information on Entry Level Wage $43.67 per hour
Average Click for more information on Average Wage $88,870 per year
Education Needed Click for more information on Education needed Most occupations in this zone require training in vocational schools, related on-the-job experience, or an associate's degree. 
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