General Dentist Salary Information in Akron, Ohio

The annual and hourly salary statistics of general dentists in Akron, Ohio are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of general dentists in Akron is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of General Dentists in Akron, Ohio

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$139,890
25th Percentile Wage
$151,200
50th Percentile Wage
$168,880
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for general dentists in Akron, Ohio in 5 percentile scales. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $168,880. The average annual salary of the 25th percentile is $151,200. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $139,890.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$67.26
25th Percentile Wage
$72.69
50th Percentile Wage
$81.19
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for general dentists in Akron, Ohio. The median hourly salary is $81.19. The average hourly salary of the 25th percentile is $72.69. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $67.26.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of general dentists from 2012 to 2016. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth4-Year Growth
2016168,8807.73%-7.98%
2015155,820-17.03%-
2012182,360--

Table 3. Compare General Dentist Salary in Akron with Other Ohio Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $168,880 in Akron is in the middle of salary range for general dentists in state of Ohio. In comparison, the annual salary of general dentists in Akron is 14.3 percent (14.3%) lower than that in the highest paying Other Ohio nonmetropolitan area and 23.2 percent (23.2%) higher than that in the lowest paying Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Other Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$197,110
West Northwestern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$186,700
Toledo
$185,050
Cincinnati-Middletown
$183,320
Columbus
$171,170
Springfield
$170,010
Akron
$168,880
Eastern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$156,040
Canton-Massillon
$144,630
Dayton
$144,320
Southern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$131,950
Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor
$129,760

See also: Top paying jobs in Akron, Ohio.