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Highest Paying States for Other Specialists Dentists

The highest paying states 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 states are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with an annual salary of $201,440, Arkansas is the highest paying state for other specialists dentists. It is followed by Alabama (average annual salary $198,970). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2018 [1]. For more salary information of other specialists dentists in a specific state, use the links in the table.

Table 1. Highest Paying States for Other Specialists Dentists

Rank State Average Salary i Entry Level
Salary i
# of
Empl. i
1 Arkansas
$201,440
$153,880 40
2 Alabama
$198,970
$133,770 40
3 South Dakota
$198,900
$144,530 30
4 Kentucky
$198,170
$133,770 60
5 California
$195,120
$92,600 420
6 Texas
$194,080
$91,200 470
7 New Mexico
$192,780
$135,630 60
8 Massachusetts
$191,180
$90,120 130
9 Connecticut
$190,380
$97,880 0
10 Oregon
$190,040
$65,660 30
11 Missouri
$189,700
$84,550 60
12 Washington
$186,050
$138,550 130
13 Arizona
$185,020
$137,590 110
14 Wisconsin
$183,000
$59,900 50
15 Colorado
$181,780
$86,520 70
16 Tennessee
$181,140
$66,410 50
17 Nevada
$181,130
$61,920 40
18 New York
$181,010
$82,310 370
19 Michigan
$178,120
$61,130 90
20 Minnesota
$177,990
$143,230 50
21 Louisiana
$177,000
$85,810 70
22 Rhode Island
$171,440
$55,190 0
23 Florida
$171,060
$124,110 390
24 North Carolina
$170,800
$148,610 160
25 Virginia
$168,250
$143,560 50
26 West Virginia
$167,720
$79,850 30
27 District of Columbia
$166,140
$50,800 30
28 Georgia
$164,100
$133,770 90
29 South Carolina
$159,280
$137,370 30
30 Illinois
$159,000
$55,760 140
31 Maryland
$149,340
$52,190 110
32 Oklahoma
$145,620
$30,660 50
33 New Jersey
$101,120
$62,850 140
34 Ohio
$99,330
$84,780 330
35 Pennsylvania
$95,020
$59,330 140
36 Indiana
$63,390
$54,590 40
37 Puerto Rico
$37,580
$22,810 60

Note: some states are missing from this table because the median salary information of other specialists dentists in those states is not available at this time.

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