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General Dentist Salary Information in New Jersey

The average annual and hourly salaries for general dentists in the state of New Jersey are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of general dentists among New Jersey cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are 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 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of General Dentists in New Jersey

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$76,080
25th Percentile Wage
$100,130
50th Percentile Wage
$132,190
75th Percentile Wage
$182,520
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for general dentists in New Jersey in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) is $182,520. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $132,190. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $76,080.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of general dentists from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$132,190
-0.50% 1.70%
2016
$132,850
-10.04% -
2015
$146,190
7.82% -
2014
$134,760
0.68% -
2013
$133,840
2.91% -
2012
$129,940
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of General Dentists in New Jersey Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of general dentists in some New Jersey cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of general dentists in state of New Jersey ranges from $125,820 to $158,550. The highest paying area for general dentists in New Jersey is Ocean City with a median annual salary of $158,550. The second highest paying city/area in New Jersey State is Trenton-Ewing (mean annual salary $151,160). The lowest paying area is Edison-New Brunswick with a median annual salary of $125,820.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Ocean City
$158,550
Trenton-Ewing
$151,160
Vineland-Millville-Bridgeton
$146,450
Camden
$144,280
Atlantic City-Hammonton
$126,850
Edison-New Brunswick
$125,820




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