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What is the Average Salary for Dentists in Tennessee?

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How much does a Dentist make in Tennessee? The average Dentist salary in Tennessee is $186,760 ( $89.79 per hour) as of 2023, but the range typically falls between $110,380 and $>208,000. Dentist salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, as well as years of experience.

Average Dentist salary for Tennessee

(Percentile wage estimates for Dentists)

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Average Dentist salary by metro-area

CityEmployed DentistsAverage Hourly WageAverage Annual Salary
Chattanooga, TN60$85.40$177,630
Johnson City, TN40$91.87$191,090
Bristol, TN70$86.42$179,760
Knoxville, TN230$85.84$178,540
Memphis, TN240$96.58$200,890
Nashville, TN520$89.30$185,750

All data above was collected by the Bureau of Labor Statistics and is updated as of May 2023.

Please note: salaries over $208,000 are capped