Associate Dentist Salary

The average salary for an Associate Dentist is $117,446 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$74,423 - $163,490
$74K
$120K
$160K
MEDIAN: $117,110
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50%
90%

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$49.32 - $96.96
$49
$68
$97
MEDIAN: $67.71
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$0$174K
Salary $74,423 - $163,490
Bonus $986 - $72,719
Profit Sharing $1,112
Commission $65,000
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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$89,575 - $174,920
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 45
Hourly Data $0$96
Hourly Rate $49.32 - $96.96
Overtime $57.00
Annual Data $0$174K
Bonus $986 - $72,719
Commission $65,000
Profit Sharing $1,112
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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$89,575 - $174,920
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 13

Job Description for Associate Dentist

  • Advise patients on preventative dental care and oral health.
  • Assess and discuss treatment options with patient.
  • Maintain patients' medical records.
  • Perform full mouth exams and clinical treatments, diagnosing patients' dental conditions.
  • Assist in staff hiring, training, and management.

Associate Dentist Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Associate Dentist

Pay by Experience for an Associate Dentist has a positive trend. An entry-level Associate Dentist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $119,000 based on 40 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Associate Dentist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $124,000 based on 9 salaries. An experienced Associate Dentist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $113,000 based on 8 salaries. An Associate Dentist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $157,000 based on 5 salaries.

Associate Dentist Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Associate Dentist?

Associate Dentist in Union City:
Pros: I like the work/procedures that I do, it's relatively close to my home, I like some people that I work with.
Cons: Severely underpaid, management chastises me for not making more money for them, I'm given the most incompetent assistants, I'm coerced into working on weekends, I'm not that respected in the office.

Associate Dentist in Everett:
"It's scintillating."
Pros: The people, the teeth, the crying children.
Cons: The gums, the crying children.

Key Stats for Associate Dentist

Gender

Female
61 %
Male
39 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
Less than 1 year
21%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
5%

Experience Affects Associate Dentist Salaries

Late-Career
▲22%

National Average
$129,000

Mid-Career
▼4%

Entry-Level
▼8%

Experienced
▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
61 %
Male
39 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
21%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 38%
dental benefits
Dental: 40%
vision benefits
Vision: 21%
no benefits
None: 52%