Based on 1,157 responses, the job of Dental Hygienist has received a job satisfaction rating of 4.04 out of 5. On average, Dental Hygienists are highly satisfied with their job.
Q: What is it like working as a Dental Hygienist?
Pros: Interactions with patients.
Cons: Not much bad.
Nothing I researched it well, I love my job just employers do not revise my wage at all.
Pros: It's fun!
"Some people have gross mouths but if you can deal , good job."
Find a good office/doctor and make it a home long term.
"Don't Give Up."
You will be stressed with the time limit you have, but don't give up. Know what you are worth and what you are capable of and own it. Be confident and compassionate. Be patient with yourself and don't give up. Everything will come in time and you will get better and better!
"Working as a dental hygiene/therapist."
Pros: Patient eduction. Improving peoples oral health. Working as a team. Good feedback from patients. Helping children have good dental experiences. Dealing with the elderly.
Cons: Time pressure. Phobic patients. Unruley children.
"The unavailability to branch out into other career options."
Become a nurse.