The average salary for a Dentist is R426,304 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

R233,644 - R848,223
R230K
R440K
R850K
MEDIAN: R444,703
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50%
90%
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Salary R233,644 - R848,223
Bonus R7,340 - R81,703
Profit Sharing R85,000
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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R236,796 - R919,101
  • Country: South Africa
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 20 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 125

Dentist Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Dentist

Pay by Experience for a Dentist has a positive trend. An entry-level Dentist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R408,000 based on 78 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Dentist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R387,000 based on 36 salaries. An experienced Dentist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R600,000 based on 27 salaries. A Dentist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R614,000 based on 13 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R467,242

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Dentist

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
14%

Experience Affects Dentist Salaries

Late-Career
▲32%

Experienced
▲28%

National Average
R467,000

▼13%

▼17%

Gender

Female
52 %
Male
48 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 44%
dental benefits
Dental: 24%
vision benefits
Vision: 10%
no benefits
None: 49%