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 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average 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.
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.
|Year||Median Salary||Growth||3-Year Growth|
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|| |
|Northwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Southeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Northeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area|| |