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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.

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