The average salary for a General Dentist is Rs 380,000.
MEDIAN Rs 380,000
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Job Description for General Dentist
The position of a general dentist is the mainstay career for the care and maintenance of oral health, as dentists are responsible for seeing patients for healthy check-ups and correcting problems, from mild toothaches to cracked and broken teeth. They are also expected to build relationships with their clientele and establish a wide client-base. A doctorate degree in dental medicine, DDS, from an accredited program, a license to practice dental medicine in the state of employment, and registrat…Read more
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Popular Skills for General Dentist
Diagnosis and Treatment Planning
Skills in Oral Surgery are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Prosthodontics, Composite Fillings and Diagnosis and Treatment Planning.
Pay by Experience Level for General Dentist
An entry-level General Dentist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of Rs 192,000 based on 11 salaries. An early career General Dentist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 243,098 based on 19 salaries. A mid-career General Dentist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 500,000 based on 10 salaries. An experienced General Dentist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 600,000 based on 7 salaries.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with General Dentist in their job title in New Delhi, Delhi earn an average of 676.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Mumbai, Maharashtra (60.5% more) and Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh (26.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chennai, Tamil Nadu (48.3% less), Pune, Maharashtra (47.4% less) and Bangalore, Karnataka (10.5% less).
Years of Experience
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