The average salary for a Dentist is R426,304 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

R233,588 - R770,809
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MEDIAN: R429,039
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National Salary Data (?
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R233,588 - R770,809  
   
Bonus
R5,152 - R48,479  
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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R235,181 - R834,366  
Country: South Africa | Currency: ZAR | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 122

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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 $408,000 based on 78 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 $387,000 based on 36 salaries. An experienced Dentist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $600,000 based on 27 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 $614,000 based on 13 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R438,326

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Key Stats for Dentist

Gender

Female
45 %
Male
55 %
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
10%
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Experience Affects Dentist Salaries

Late-Career
▲40%

Experienced
▲37%

National Average
R438,000

▼7%

▼12%

Gender

Female
45 %
Male
55 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 41%
dental benefits
Dental: 27%
vision benefits
Vision: 14%
no benefits
None: 51%
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