The average salary for an Experienced Dentist is AU$121,617 per year.

AU$71,051 - AU$218,801
AU$71K
AU$120K
AU$220K
MEDIAN: AU$121,282
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50%
90%
AU$35.23 - AU$326
AU$35
AU$78
AU$330
MEDIAN: AU$77.62
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$245K
Salary AU$71,051 - AU$218,801
Bonus AU$5,057
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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AU$71,824 - AU$245,558
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 100
Hourly Data AU$0AU$325
Hourly Rate AU$35.23 - AU$326
Overtime AU$52.50
Annual Data AU$0AU$245K
Bonus AU$5,057
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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AU$71,824 - AU$245,558
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 20

Job Description for Dentist

Dentistry is a field of medicine that pertains to the health and treatment of the teeth and mouth. Dentists can be general practitioners or specialists; specialties include dental public health, endodontics, oral and maxillofacial pathology, oral and maxillofacial radiology, oral and maxillofacial surgery, orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics, pediatric dentistry, periodontics, and prosthodontics.

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Dentist Tasks

  • Administer anesthetics to limit the amount of pain experienced by patients during procedures.
  • Diagnose and treat diseases, injuries, and malformations of teeth, gums and related oral structures, and provide preventive and corrective services.
  • 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.

Dentist Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$122,690

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

Key Stats for Dentist

Gender

Female
57 %
Male
43 %

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
10-19 years
88%
20 years or more
13%

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
57 %
Male
43 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 22%
dental benefits
Dental: 20%
vision benefits
Vision: 6%
no benefits
None: 63%