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What is the average salary for a Dentist?

The average salary of a Dentist is $79.1. Please note that the average salary for a Dentist may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location. Our source, the Bureau of Labor Statistics, produces some of the United States most sensitive and important economic information, which is based on their strongest commitment to accuracy, quality and integrity.

Experienced

The middle 50% of Dentists in United States earn:

$70.4
Junior

The bottom 25% of Dentists in United States earn:

$50.7
Starting

The bottom 10% of Dentists in United States earn:

$34.7

Historical salary

Dentist salary by state

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State Salary Rank
New Hampshire 110.1 1
Delaware 109.1 2
Vermont 103.6 3
North Dakota 100.5 4
Alaska 100.3 5
Maine 93.8 6
Washington 93.5 7
Minnesota 92.8 8
Connecticut 92.7 9
Tennessee 91.5 10
Georgia 91.1 11
Ohio 90.8 12
North Carolina 90 13
Texas 89.7 14
Alabama 89.6 15
Oregon 85.7 16
West Virginia 85.5 17
Wisconsin 85.3 18
Wyoming 85.1 19
New Mexico 84.2 20
South Dakota 82.6 21
Iowa 82.5 22
Massachusetts 81.9 23
South Carolina 81.4 24
Rhode Island 80.9 25
Michigan 79.8 26
Missouri 79.8 27
Virginia 79.5 28
Pennsylvania 79.3 29
United States 79.1 30
Mississippi 78.9 31
Nebraska 78.2 32
New York 77.4 33
Indiana 75.9 34
Kentucky 75.6 35
Idaho 74.4 36
Arizona 74.2 37
New Jersey 73.9 38
Florida 73.7 39
Hawaii 73.5 40
Arkansas 73.2 41
Kansas 73.1 42
Maryland 72.9 43
California 71.0 44
Louisiana 69.5 45
Oklahoma 69.2 46
Colorado 69.2 47
Illinois 64.1 48
Montana 63.0 49
Nevada 62.0 50
District of Columbia 58.8 51
Utah 54.6 52
Puerto Rico 28.8 53

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