A Dentist in Toronto, Ontario earns an average salary of C$97,871 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this career.

C$51,517 - C$240,342
C$52K
C$99K
C$240K
MEDIAN: C$99,236
10%
50%
90%
C$17.75 - C$98.99
C$18
C$47
C$99
MEDIAN: C$47.00
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$240K
Salary C$51,517 - C$240,342
Bonus C$4,913
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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C$51,278 - C$215,585
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 10 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 88
Hourly Data C$0C$98
Hourly Rate C$17.75 - C$98.99
Overtime C$44.96
Annual Data C$0C$215K
Bonus C$4,913
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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C$51,278 - C$215,585
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 10 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 17

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.

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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 C$96,000 based on 36 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 C$122,000 based on 22 salaries. An experienced Dentist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$98,000 based on 5 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 C$122,000 based on 5 salaries.

Key Stats for Dentist

Gender

Female
40 %
Male
60 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
19%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
10%

Experience Affects Dentist Salaries

Late-Career
▲23%

Mid-Career
▲22%

National Average
C$99,000

Experienced
▼1%

Entry-Level
▼3%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
40 %
Male
60 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
19%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 44%
dental benefits
Dental: 60%
vision benefits
Vision: 24%
no benefits
None: 32%