Dentist salary in United States
How much does a Dentist make in the United States?
Average base salary
The average salary for a dentist is $213,275 per year in the United States. 11.3k salaries reported, updated at August 7, 2022.
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Most common benefits for Dentists
- 401(k) matching
- AD&D insurance
- Continuing education credits
- Dental insurance
- Disability insurance
- Employee assistance program
- Employee discount
- Flexible schedule
- Flexible spending account
- Green card sponsorship
- Health insurance
- Health savings account
- Life insurance
- Loan assistance
- Loan repayment program
- Malpractice insurance
- Opportunities for advancement
- Paid sick time
- Paid time off
- Parental leave
- Professional development assistance
- Profit sharing
- Referral program
- Relocation assistance
- Retirement plan
- Tuition reimbursement
- Unlimited paid time off
- Visa sponsorship
- Vision insurance
Salary satisfactionBased on 178 ratings
61% of Dentists in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.
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Common questions about salaries for a Dentist
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