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General Dentist Salary Information in Columbus, Ohio

The annual and hourly salary statistics of general dentists in Columbus, Ohio are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of general dentists in Columbus 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 Columbus, Ohio

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$104,400
25th Percentile Wage
$128,300
50th Percentile Wage
$201,840
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for general dentists in Columbus, Ohio in 5 percentile scales. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $201,840. The average annual salary of the 25th percentile is $128,300. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $104,400.

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
$201,840
15.20% 16.43%
2015
$171,170
10.57% -
2014
$153,080
-18.15% -
2013
$180,870
6.74% -
2012
$168,680
- -

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

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $201,840, Columbus is the highest paying city for general dentists in state of Ohio, followed by West Northwestern Ohio nonmetropolitan area (median annual salary $201,120). In comparison, the median annual salary of general dentists in Columbus is .4 percent (.4%) higher than that in West Northwestern Ohio nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Columbus
$201,840
West Northwestern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$201,120
Canton-Massillon
$189,020
Cincinnati-Middletown
$185,130
Akron
$183,600
Toledo
$178,840
Eastern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$173,970
Springfield
$170,010
Dayton
$167,180
Lima
$155,180
Mansfield
$153,680
Southern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$130,570
Other Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$129,060
Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor
$128,560



See also: Top paying jobs in Columbus, Ohio.