What is the salary of a Dentist?

The average salary of a Dentist in United States is $164,570. For a detailed look at the salary in your state, click on the map below.

Experienced

The middle 50% of Dentists in United States earn:

$146,340
Junior

The bottom 25% of Dentists in United States earn:

$105,520
Starting

The bottom 10% of Dentists in United States earn:

$72,240

Historical salary

Dentist salary by state

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State Salary Rank
Alabama 186,400 15
Alaska 208,700 5
Arizona 154,300 36
Arkansas 152,200 40
California 147,800 43
Colorado 143,900 45
Connecticut 192,900 9
Delaware 226,900 2
District of Columbia 122,400 50
Florida 153,300 38
Georgia 189,600 11
Hawaii 152,800 39
Idaho 154,800 35
Illinois 133,300 47
Indiana 157,900 33
Iowa 171,600 22
Kansas 152,000 41
Kentucky 157,300 34
Louisiana 144,500 44
Maine 195,000 6
Maryland 151,600 42
Massachusetts 170,300 23
Michigan 166,100 26
Minnesota 193,100 8
Mississippi 164,100 30
Missouri 165,900 27
Montana 131,100 48
Nebraska 162,700 31
Nevada 128,900 49
New Hampshire 229,000 1
New Jersey 153,700 37
New Mexico 175,000 20
New York 161,000 32
North Carolina 187,200 13
North Dakota 209,000 4
Ohio 188,800 12
Oklahoma 143,900 45
Oregon 178,200 16
Pennsylvania 164,900 29
Rhode Island 168,300 25
South Carolina 169,400 24
South Dakota 171,900 21
Tennessee 190,400 10
Texas 186,500 14
Utah 113,600 51
Vermont 215,400 3
Virginia 165,400 28
Washington 194,400 7
West Virginia 177,700 17
Wisconsin 177,400 18
Wyoming 176,900 19
Puerto Rico 60,000 52

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