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Senior Dentist Salary

A Senior Dentist earns an average salary of $145,586 per year.

$96,576 - $268,189
(Median)
$97K
$150K
$270K
MEDIAN: $145,585
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$0$110K$220K$330K
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$96,576 - $268,189  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $50,684  
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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$97,871 - $301,279  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 26

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Job Description for Senior Dentist

  • Advise and instruct patients regarding preventive dental care, the causes and treatment of dental problems, and oral health care services.
  • Examine teeth, gums, and related tissues, using dental instruments, x-rays, and other diagnostic equipment.
  • Diagnose and treat diseases, injuries, and malformations of teeth, gums and related oral structures, and provide preventive and corrective services.
  • Administer anesthetics to limit the amount of pain experienced by patients during procedures.
  • Provides mentoring and training to less experienced dentists and staff.

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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
40 %
Male
60 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
7%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
50%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 57% dental benefits Dental: 57%
vision benefits Vision: 30% employee benefits None: 30%