The average salary for a Dentist is Rs 312,797 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Oral Surgery and Prosthodontics. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this field.

Rs 115,453 - Rs 1,188,568
Rs 120K
Rs 340K
Rs 1M
MEDIAN: Rs 342,643
10%
50%
90%
Rs 125.00 - Rs 1,000
Rs 490
MEDIAN: Rs 491.32
50%
Rs 0Rs 1M
Salary Rs 115,453 - Rs 1,188,568
Bonus Rs 1,021 - Rs 248,323
Profit Sharing Rs 3,500
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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Rs 115,953 - Rs 1,204,446
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 21 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 523
Hourly Data Rs 0Rs 9K
Hourly Rate Rs 491.32
Overtime Rs 97.35 - Rs 9,955
Annual Data Rs 0Rs 1M
Bonus Rs 1,021 - Rs 248,323
Profit Sharing Rs 3,500
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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Rs 115,953 - Rs 1,204,446
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 21 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 5

Dentist Job Listings

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 Rs 269,000 based on 360 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 Rs 509,000 based on 100 salaries. An experienced Dentist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of Rs 1,070,000 based on 42 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 Rs 1,140,000 based on 6 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: Rs 347,032

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

Dentist Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Dentist?

Dentist in Bangalore:
Pros: Work time ,office conditions.
Cons: Pay scale too low.

Dentist in Chandigarh:
"I love my job."
Pros: The best part of this job is the satisfaction which you get after completing a patient's work. The blessings you get after inserting a denture.. The gratitude and thankfulness a parent shows after getting their child treated.. The smile on a kids face when he leaves your clinic promising he will come up for next appointment because ur management skills worked.. It is the best..
Cons: Some self proclaimed dentists who act as patients..

Dentist in Mumbai:
Pros: I like being a doctor.. And serving people.
Cons: Routine is hectic due to two sessions of work.

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Key Stats for Dentist

Gender

Female
68 %
Male
32 %
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
62%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
2%

Experience Affects Dentist Salaries

Late-Career
▲229%

▲208%

▲47%

National Average
Rs 347,000

▼22%

Skills That Affect Dentist Salaries

Oral Surgery
▲42%

Prosthodontics
▲31%

National Average
Rs 347,000

dentist
▼5%

endodontics
▼13%

Dentistry
▼19%

Diagnosis and Treatment Planning
▼31%

Dental
▼33%

Extraction
▼38%

Composite Fillings
▼65%

Gender

Female
68 %
Male
32 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
62%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 34%
dental benefits
Dental: 28%
vision benefits
Vision: 6%
no benefits
None: 51%