A Dentist earns an average salary of AU$97,085 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for employees with more than 20 years' experience.

AU$54,522 - AU$179,550
AU$55K
AU$97K
AU$180K
MEDIAN: AU$97,085
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50%
90%

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AU$29.19 - AU$81.39
AU$29
AU$49
AU$81
MEDIAN: AU$49.19
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$60KAU$120KAU$180K
Salary
AU$54,522 - AU$179,550  
   
Bonus
AU$695 - AU$36,226  
Profit Sharing
AU$15,250  
Commission
AU$14,000  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$57,517 - AU$178,945  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 327
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$60AU$120AU$180
Hourly Rate
AU$29.19 - AU$81.39  
   
Hourly Tips
AU$5.83  
Overtime
AU$50.00  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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AU$0AU$120KAU$240KAU$360K
Bonus
AU$695 - AU$36,226  
   
Commission
AU$14,000  
Profit Sharing
AU$15,250  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$57,517 - AU$178,945  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 64

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Pay by Experience Level for Dentist

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$97,687

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Key Stats for Dentist

Gender

Female
45 %
Male
55 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
051
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Dentist Salaries



Late-Career
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National Average
AU$98,000


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
45 %
Male
55 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 18%
dental benefits
Dental: 23%
vision benefits
Vision: 5%
dental benefits
None: 66%
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