Dentists, General

Dentists diagnose and treat problems with patients? teeth, gums, and related parts of the mouth. They provide advice and instruction on taking care of the teeth and gums and on diet choices that affect oral health.

$151,440

Median US Salary

Doctoral or professional degree

Minimum education requirement

Outlook for Dentists, General

Currently employed

110,400

In the U.S. Total

Job Growth

19%

2016 - 2026 growth rate

Jobs added

10,000 to 49,999

Estimated over the next 10 years

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Median Salary by State for Dentists, General

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10 Highest Paying States

(Median salary)

North Carolina $280,000

Alaska $280,000

North Dakota $280,000

Delaware $280,000

New Hampshire $202,170

Connecticut $201,590

Wisconsin $200,800

Oregon $189,680

Nevada $188,820

Minnesota $180,880

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Maxxing your 401k as Dentists, General

All numbers based on median salary

% to Max 401k

12.5%

Per paycheck

$728.08

Bi-Weekly Pay Period

Gross Income $5,824.62
Pre Tax Retirement $728.08
Before Taxes $5,096.54
Taxes $1,528.96
Take Home $3,567.58

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