The annual and hourly salary statistics of general dentists in Jackson, Mississippi are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of general dentists in Jackson is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$78,840|
|25th Percentile Wage||$96,080|
|50th Percentile Wage||$158,010|
|75th Percentile Wage||$177,600|
|90th Percentile Wage||No Data|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for general dentists in Jackson, Mississippi in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) is $177,600. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $158,010. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $78,840.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of general dentists from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $158,010 in Jackson is in the middle of salary range for general dentists in state of Mississippi. In comparison, the annual salary of general dentists in Jackson is 14.5 percent (14.5%) lower than that in the highest paying Southwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area and 19.7 percent (19.7%) higher than that in the lowest paying Northeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area.
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See also: Top paying jobs in Jackson, Mississippi.