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Highest Paying Cities for Other Specialists Dentists

The top 26 highest paying cities for other specialists dentists (ranked by average annual salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid earners) and the number of employment of other specialists dentists in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $184,000, Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia is the highest paying city for other specialists dentists. It is followed by Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona (average annual salary $178,440). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2017 [1]. For more salary information of other specialists dentists in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 26 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Other Specialists Dentists

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$184,000
60
2 Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona
$178,440
60
3 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$178,040
420
4 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$173,230
110
5 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$171,000
60
6 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$166,010
50
7 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$161,530
130
8 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$160,600
60
9 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$150,250
30
10 Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, Virginia
$137,200
40
11 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$136,720
150
12 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$126,770
80
13 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$122,760
170
14 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$110,750
n/a
15 Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, Michigan
$109,830
n/a
16 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$109,480
n/a
17 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan
$105,890
70
18 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$94,160
120
19 El Paso, Texas
$93,000
40
20 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$92,260
30
21 Augusta-Richmond County, South Carolina
$89,630
60
22 Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, Tennessee
$77,930
30
23 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$36,700
n/a
24 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$36,480
n/a
25 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$31,040
280
26 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$29,700
240
See also: Highest paying industries for other specialists dentists.