Dental Sales Representative Salary

The average Dental Sales Representative in the United States can expect to rake in roughly $49K annually. Medical benefits are awarded to a strong majority, and a majority earn dental coverage. Women are just slightly outnumbered, with male Dental Sales Representatives making up 53 percent of survey respondents. Most people on this career path report moderate levels of job satisfaction. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$30,123 - $70,180
MEDIAN: $48,844

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$32,484 - $88,237  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 44
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Job Description for Dental Sales Representative

  • Provide customers with product samples and catalogs.
  • Recommend products to customers, based on customers' needs and interests.
  • Answer customers' questions about dental products, prices, availability, product uses, and credit terms.
  • Identify prospective customers by using business directories and following leads from existing clients.

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Pay by Experience Level for Dental Sales Representative

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

Experience does not seem to be a strong driver of pay increase in this role. Workers in their first five years can expect to earn $46K, but people who have been around for five to 10 years earn a noticeably bigger sum of $55K. After working for 10 to 20 years, Dental Sales Representatives make a median salary of $62K. Dental Sales Representatives with more than 20 years of experience report incomes that are only modestly higher; the median for these old hands hovers around $65K.

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Experience Affects Dental Sales Representative Salaries

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National Average

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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.


47 %
53 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 78% dental benefits Dental: 68%
vision benefits Vision: 32% employee benefits None: 16%