$121,371
Avg. Salary
$70.66
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$10,067

Bonus

$1,126

Profit Sharing

$65,000

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for an Associate Dentist is $70.66 per hour.

The average pay for an Associate Dentist is $121,371 per year.

10%
$49.55
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$70.66
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$81.15
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MEDIAN $70.66
10%
$83k
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$121k
50%
$161k
90%
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MEDIAN $121,371
$83,116 - $160,655
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MEDIAN: $121,371
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$0$168K
Salary $83,116 - $160,655
Bonus $1,002 - $59,598
Profit Sharing $1,126
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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$90,407 - $168,161
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 99
Hourly Data $0$81
Hourly Rate $49.55 - $81.15
Overtime $57.00
Annual Data $0$168K
Bonus $1,002 - $59,598
Commission $65,000
Profit Sharing $1,126
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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$90,407 - $168,161
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 25

Job Description for Associate Dentist

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

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
60 %
Male
40 %

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 14 votes.
Less than 1 year
26%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
4%

Experience Affects Associate Dentist Salaries

Late-Career
▲22%

National Average
$129,000

Mid-Career
▼4%

Entry-Level
▼7%

Experienced
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
26%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 50%
dental benefits
Dental: 46%
vision benefits
Vision: 24%
no benefits
None: 43%