The average salary for a Dentist is Rs 312,797 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Oral Surgery and Prosthodontics. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this field.

Rs 114,534 - Rs 1,168,416
Rs 110K
Rs 310K
Rs 1M
MEDIAN: Rs 306,421
10%
50%
90%
Rs 63.08 - Rs 1,474
Rs 490
MEDIAN: Rs 494.35
50%
Rs 0Rs 1M
Salary Rs 114,534 - Rs 1,168,416
Bonus Rs 1,010 - Rs 205,112
Profit Sharing Rs 20,000
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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Rs 115,438 - Rs 1,187,469
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 497
Hourly Data Rs 0Rs 5K
Hourly Rate Rs 494.35
Overtime Rs 96.96 - Rs 5,087
Annual Data Rs 0Rs 1M
Bonus Rs 1,010 - Rs 205,112
Profit Sharing Rs 20,000
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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Rs 115,438 - Rs 1,187,469
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 8

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Dentist Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Dentist

Pay by Experience for a Dentist has a positive trend. An entry-level Dentist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of Rs 269,000 based on 360 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Dentist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of Rs 509,000 based on 100 salaries. An experienced Dentist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of Rs 1,070,000 based on 42 salaries. A Dentist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of Rs 1,140,000 based on 6 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: Rs 310,322

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Dentist Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Dentist?

Dentist in Bangalore:
Pros: Work time ,office conditions.
Cons: Pay scale too low.

Dentist in Chandigarh:
"I love my job."
Pros: The best part of this job is the satisfaction which you get after completing a patient's work. The blessings you get after inserting a denture.. The gratitude and thankfulness a parent shows after getting their child treated.. The smile on a kids face when he leaves your clinic promising he will come up for next appointment because ur management skills worked.. It is the best..
Cons: Some self proclaimed dentists who act as patients..

Dentist in Mumbai:
Pros: I like being a doctor.. And serving people.
Cons: Routine is hectic due to two sessions of work.

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Key Stats for Dentist

Gender

Female
69 %
Male
31 %
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
61%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
2%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Dentist Salaries

Late-Career
▲267%

▲245%

▲64%

National Average
Rs 310,000

▼13%

Skills That Affect Dentist Salaries

Oral Surgery
▲59%

Prosthodontics
▲47%

dentist
▲6%

National Average
Rs 310,000

endodontics
▼3%

Dentistry
▼10%

Diagnosis and Treatment Planning
▼23%

Dental
▼25%

Extraction
▼30%

Composite Fillings
▼61%

Gender

Female
69 %
Male
31 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
61%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 31%
dental benefits
Dental: 26%
vision benefits
Vision: 5%
no benefits
None: 53%
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