Orthodontists

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.

$280,000

Median US Salary

Doctoral or professional degree

Minimum education requirement

Outlook for Orthodontists

Currently employed

5,080

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 Orthodontists

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10 Highest Paying States

(Median salary)

Alabama $280,000

Arizona $280,000

New York $280,000

North Carolina $280,000

Ohio $280,000

Oklahoma $280,000

Pennsylvania $280,000

Tennessee $280,000

Virginia $280,000

Washington $280,000

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Maxxing your 401k as Orthodontists

All numbers based on median salary

% to Max 401k

6.8%

Per paycheck

$732.31

Bi-Weekly Pay Period

Gross Income $10,769.23
Pre Tax Retirement $732.31
Before Taxes $10,036.92
Taxes $3,011.08
Take Home $7,025.84

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