Average Entry-Level Dentist Salary

Average Entry-Level Dentist Salary

$120,179
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$77k
MEDIAN
$120k
90%
$161k

The average salary for a Dentist is $120,179

Base Salary
$77k - $161k
Bonus
$634 - $40k
Profit Sharing
$5k - $41k
Commission
$0 - $35k
Total Pay
$77k - $171k
Is Average Entry-Level Dentist Salary your job title? Find out what you should be paid
Use our tool to get a personalized report on your market worth.What's this?
United States (change)
How it works:
1
Enter city & years of experience
2
Add pay factors like skills & education
3
Find your market worth with a report tailored to you
EXPLORE BY:

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Dentists?

What Do Dentists Do?

Find your market worth – how it works:
Tell us about your job and pay factors like skills and educationTell us about your job and pay factors like skills and education
Find your market worth with a report tailored to youFind your market worth with a report tailored to you
Negotiate your pay with confidenceNegotiate your pay with confidence

Gender Breakdown

Female
51.4%
Male
48.6%
This data is based on 107 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

64%

Dental

54%

Vision

45%

None

31%