Average Dentist Salary in Canada

C$104,557
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
C$8,500
Bonus
C$210,000
Commission
C$22,500
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Dentist in Canada is C$104,557.
10%
C$58k
MEDIAN
C$105k
90%
C$207k
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Salary
C$58k - C$207k
Bonus
C$511 - C$21k
Profit Sharing
C$3k - C$51k
Commission
C$0 - C$210k
Total Pay
C$52k - C$210k

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Popular Skills for Dentist

Skills in Oral Surgery, Diagnosis and Treatment Planning and Medicine / Surgery are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Public Health and Composite Fillings.

Pay by Experience Level for Dentist

An entry-level Dentist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$99,183 based on 46 salaries. An early career Dentist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$102,842 based on 226 salaries. A mid-career Dentist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$120,934 based on 74 salaries. An experienced Dentist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$145,067 based on 73 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$152,051.
Employees with Dentist in their job title in Calgary, Alberta earn an average of 41.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Vancouver, British Columbia (0.3% more) and Edmonton, Alberta (0.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Mississauga, Ontario (4.4% less), Toronto, Ontario (4.1% less) and Montréal, Québec (3.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 471 survey responses.
Entry Level
9.8%
Early Career
48.0%
Mid Career
15.7%
Experienced
15.5%
Late Career
11.0%