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The average salary for a Mid-Career Dentist is HK$493,389 per year.

HK$183,831 - HK$1,456,327
MEDIAN: HK$540,000
Salary HK$183,831 - HK$1,456,327
Bonus HK$3,000
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HK$183,831 - HK$1,456,327
  • Country: Hong Kong
  • Currency: HKD
  • Updated: 21 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 12

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.


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: HK$542,000

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

Key Stats for Dentist

5-9 years
10-19 years

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 33%
vision benefits
Vision: 33%
no benefits