The salary statistics of dentists in the industry sector of manufacturing are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare dentist salaries in different industries within the manufacturing sector.
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage|| |
|25th Percentile Wage|| |
|50th Percentile Wage|| |
|75th Percentile Wage|| |
|90th Percentile Wage|| |
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for dentists in the industry sector of manufacturing. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) dentists is $148,620. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $105,170. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid dentists is $46,790.
The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of dentists in the industry sector of manufacturing from 2012 to 2016. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.
|Year||Median Salary||Growth||4-Year Growth|
The average salaries of dentists in two industries in the manufacturing sector are shown below. For detailed dentist salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.
|Industry Name||Median Annual Salary|
|Miscellaneous Manufacturing|| |
|Medical Equipment and Supplies Manufacturing|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 .