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Other Specialist Dentist Salary Information

The salary statistics of other specialists dentists are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of other specialists dentists within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The other specialists dentists annual salary statistics are from the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1. Other Specialist Dentist Salary in the United States

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$38,130
25th Percentile Wage
$94,010
50th Percentile Wage
$173,000
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other specialists dentists. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $173,000. The average annual salary of the 25th percentile is $94,010. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $38,130. Note that in the United States, the median (50th percentile) annual salary is almost 353% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of other specialists dentists from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
2016173,0001.16%10.41%
2015171,0000.52%-
2014170,1103.92%-
2013163,4505.18%-
2012154,990--

Table 2. Other Specialist Dentist Salary by Industry Sector

The average salaries of other specialists dentists in 4 major industry sectors are shown in Table 2. We note that the salaries vary considerably within different industry sectors. The highest paying industry sector for other specialists dentists occupations is the health care and social assistance sector with an annual salary $178,580. The lowest paying sector is the educational services sector (annual salary $58,620).

Industry Sector Median Annual Salary
Health Care and Social Assistance
$178,580
Federal, State, and Local Government
$170,420
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$114,570
Educational Services
$58,620

Table 3. Median Annual Wage of Other Specialists Dentists by States

From the above tables we note that not only other specialists dentists salaries vary considerably based on one's education and experience, and the industry sectors, they also change considerably from state to state. In the following table we compare the median salary of other specialists dentists in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $31,180 to $198,170. The highest paying state for other specialists dentists is Kentucky with a median annual salary of $198,170. The lowest paying state is Illinois with a median annual salary of $31,180. For more salary information of other specialists dentists profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.

State Name Median Annual Salary
Kentucky
$198,170
Texas
$194,080
Louisiana
$193,210
Missouri
$189,700
Wisconsin
$185,010
Ohio
$184,830
Washington
$183,650
New Mexico
$183,480
Virginia
$181,090
Alabama
$179,950
Minnesota
$177,990
Arizona
$175,750
Tennessee
$175,470
New York
$174,020
Michigan
$172,490
Florida
$171,060
Arkansas
$171,010
North Carolina
$170,800
District of Columbia
$166,140
Oklahoma
$157,000
South Carolina
$152,670
Maryland
$152,460
Georgia
$151,710
Pennsylvania
$149,370
Massachusetts
$148,520
New Jersey
$135,560
Colorado
$133,780
California
$95,440
Indiana
$72,880
Puerto Rico
$37,580
Illinois
$31,180


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