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General Dentist Salary Information in Boulder, Colorado

The annual and hourly salary statistics of general dentists in Boulder, Colorado are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of general dentists in Boulder is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of General Dentists in Boulder, Colorado

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$80,620
25th Percentile Wage
$131,230
50th Percentile Wage
$192,760
75th Percentile Wage
$205,160
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for general dentists in Boulder, Colorado in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) is $205,160. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $192,760. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $80,620.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of general dentists from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$192,760
6.78% 33.82%
2016
$179,700
0.69% -
2015
$178,460
14.71% -
2014
$152,200
7.29% -
2013
$141,110
9.60% -
2012
$127,560
- -

Table 3. Compare General Dentist Salary in Boulder with Other Colorado Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $192,760, Boulder is the second highest paying city for general dentists in state of Colorado, following the highest paying city Fort Collins-Loveland (median annual salary of $201,840). Compared with Fort Collins-Loveland, the median annual salary of general dentists in Boulder is 4.5 percent (4.5%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Fort Collins-Loveland
$201,840
Boulder
$192,760
West Colorado nonmetropolitan area
$156,860
East and South Colorado nonmetropolitan area
$143,000
Greeley
$131,950
Pueblo
$131,920
Denver-Aurora-Broomfield
$130,060
Colorado Springs
$121,960
Northcentral Colorado nonmetropolitan area
$79,900
Grand Junction
$76,610



See also: Top paying jobs in Boulder, Colorado.