Endodontists receive generous compensation in the United States — earning an average of $200K per year, their standard salaries shoot well into the six-figure range. Residence and career length each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. It's exciting to note that the majority of individuals in this field enjoy their work considerably. While some workers in this profession — slightly less than a third — do not have any health coverage, the larger part do receive medical benefits and more than a third have dental insurance. Endodontists who took the survey are largely men, dominating at 83 percent. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$96,154 - $309,925
(Median)
$96K
$200K
$310K
MEDIAN: $200,398
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90%

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$9.86 - $173.83
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$9
$95
$170
MEDIAN: $95.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$110K$220K$330K
Salary
$96,154 - $309,925  
   
Bonus
$15,000  
Profit Sharing
$119,500  
Total Pay (?
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$82,808 - $319,837  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 103
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$60$120$180
Hourly Rate
$9.86 - $173.83  
   
Overtime
$15.60  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$120K$240K$360K
Bonus
$15,000  
   
Profit Sharing
$119,500  
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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$82,808 - $319,837  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 10
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Job Description for Endodontist

An endodontist is a specialized dentist who focuses on treating the soft tissue inside the tooth, the tooth pulp, or various nerves surrounding the tooth. This person will work inside a healthcare environment, and will typically keep traditional office hours. This person will generally work with a team of other dental professionals and office personnel.

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Endodontist Tasks

  • Remove damaged and non-restorable teeth.
  • Examine teeth, gums, and related tissues, using dental instruments, x-rays, and other diagnostic equipment, to evaluate dental health, diagnose diseases or abnormalities, and plan appropriate treatments.
  • Administer anesthetics to limit the amount of pain experienced by patients during procedures.
  • Fill pulp chamber and canal with endodontic materials.

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Pay by Experience Level for Endodontist

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


More years of relevant experience do not necessarily translate to higher paychecks. Someone who has worked for fewer than five years earns around $197K on average. Individuals with five to 10 years of experience don't get much more, though; the average income in this group is $198K. For Endodontists, 10 to 20 years of experience on the job amounts to an average salary of $202K. In the end, the overall pattern seems to be that more experience generally corresponds to higher pay; an Endodontist with more than 20 years of experience can earn $247K on average.

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Experience Affects Endodontist Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 23%

Experienced
up arrow 1%

National Average
$200,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 1%

Mid-Career
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Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 63%
dental benefits
Dental: 38%
medical benefits
Vision: 34%
dental benefits
None: 31%
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