What is the average salary for a Dentist in United States?

Annual / Hourly

The average salary of a Dentist is $164,570. 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:

$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

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics