The average annual salaries for general dentists in the state of Michigan are shown in Table 1. The comparison of the salary statistics of general dentists amongst Michigan metropolitan areas is shown in Table 2. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2018 and published in April 2019 .
|Percentile bracket||Average annual salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$92,170|
|25th Percentile Wage||$124,510|
|50th Percentile Wage||$187,010|
|75th Percentile Wage||No Data|
|90th Percentile Wage||No Data|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for general dentists in Michigan in 5 percentile scales. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $187,010. The average annual salary of the 25th percentile is $124,510. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $92,170.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of general dentists from 2012 to 2018.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||6-Year Growth|
Table 3 shows the median annual salary of general dentists in some Michigan cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of general dentists in state of Michigan ranges from $95,010 to $195,300. The highest paying area for general dentists in Michigan is Flint with a median annual salary of $195,300. The second highest paying city/area in Michigan State is Ann Arbor (mean annual salary $193,280). The lowest paying area is Niles-Benton Harbor with a median annual salary of $95,010.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Ann Arbor|| |
|Grand Rapids-Wyoming|| |
|Northwest Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Battle Creek|| |
|Northeast Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Balance of Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Lansing-East Lansing|| |
|South Bend-Mishawaka|| |
|Saginaw-Saginaw Township North|| |
|Muskegon-Norton Shores|| |
|Upper Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills|| |
|Niles-Benton Harbor|| |