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General Dentist Salary Information in Southeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, Mississippi

The annual and hourly salary statistics of general dentists in Southeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, Mississippi are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of general dentists in Southeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area 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 Southeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, Mississippi

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$109,470
25th Percentile Wage
$124,160
50th Percentile Wage
$148,800
75th Percentile Wage
$188,060
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for general dentists in Southeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, Mississippi in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) is $188,060. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $148,800. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $109,470.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of general dentists from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth3-Year Growth
2017
$148,800
-3.80% 7.06%
2016
$154,460
1.44% -
2015
$152,230
9.15% -
2014
$138,300
- -

Table 3. Compare General Dentist Salary in Southeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area with Other Mississippi Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $148,800 in Southeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area is in the middle of salary range for general dentists in state of Mississippi. In comparison, the annual salary of general dentists in Southeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area is 19.4 percent (19.4%) lower than that in the highest paying Southwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area and 14.8 percent (14.8%) higher than that in the lowest paying Northeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Southwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area
$184,710
Gulfport-Biloxi
$170,990
Jackson
$158,010
Northwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area
$155,060
Southeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area
$148,800
Hattiesburg
$127,650
Northeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area
$126,820



See also: Top paying jobs in Southeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, Mississippi.