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Orthodontist salary in United States

How much does an Orthodontist make in the United States?

Average base salary

Average $273,712
Low $170,560
High $439,251
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a orthodontist is $273,712 per year in the United States. 648 salaries reported, updated at September 27, 2023

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Top companies for Orthodontists in United States

  1. Risas Dental and Braces
    226 reviews15 salaries reported
    $359,485per year
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Highest paying cities for Orthodontists near United States

  1. Phoenix, AZ
    $340,160 per year
    8 salaries reported
  2. Houston, TX
    $334,753 per year
    8 salaries reported
  3. Tucson, AZ
    $303,250 per year
    41 salaries reported
  1. San Antonio, TX
    $293,749 per year
    10 salaries reported
  2. Dallas, TX
    $264,891 per year
    11 salaries reported
  3. Brooklyn, NY
    $255,019 per year
    9 salaries reported
  1. New York, NY
    $252,758 per year
    15 salaries reported
  2. Los Angeles, CA
    $244,325 per year
    14 salaries reported
  3. San Diego, CA
    $189,837 per year
    14 salaries reported
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Most common benefits for Orthodontists

  • 401(k)
  • Continuing education credits
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 7 ratings

57% of Orthodontists in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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