The average salary for a Dentist is Rs 306,875.
MEDIAN Rs 306,875
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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. Dentists typically go through four years of dental schooling after completing a bachelor's deg…Read more
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Popular Skills for Dentist
Diagnosis and Treatment Planning
Skills in Oral Surgery and Prosthodontics are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Public Health, Diagnosis and Treatment Planning 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 Rs 200,000 based on 110 salaries. An early career Dentist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 288,701 based on 213 salaries. A mid-career Dentist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 410,440 based on 88 salaries. An experienced Dentist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 900,000 based on 40 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of Rs 5,895,811.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Dentist in their job title in New Delhi, Delhi earn an average of 79.2% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh (36.4% less), Chennai, Tamil Nadu (21.9% less) and Bangalore, Karnataka (2.3% less).
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