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Average Dentist Salary by State

StateEmployed DentistsAverage Hourly WageAverage Annual Salary
Alabama1,150$85.06$176,910
Alaska250$80.96$168,390
Arizona1,830$84.15$175,030
Arkansas680$88.72$184,540
California14,770$79.78$165,950
Colorado2,060$67.05$139,460
Connecticut1,370$95.15$197,910
Delaware270$112.43$233,860
District of Columbia430$87.21$181,410
Florida8,080$79.02$164,370
Georgia2,310$79.41$165,160
Hawaii620$85.49$177,820
Idaho720$59.98$124,750
Illinois3,830$65.83$136,930
Indiana2,390$76.56$159,240
Iowa1,000$88.32$183,710
Kansas950$90.50$188,240
Kentucky730$65.62$136,480
Louisiana930$71.18$148,060
Maine510$90.12$187,460
Maryland2,050$76.21$158,520
Massachusetts3,040$84.20$175,140
Michigan3,700$85.70$178,250
Minnesota1,860$87.38$181,760
Mississippi830$77.74$161,700
Missouri1,710$80.40$167,240
Montana370$73.45$152,770
Nebraska830$70.27$146,170
Nevada750$72.66$151,130
New Hampshire350$108.24$225,140
New Jersey3,490n/an/a
New Mexico860$91.07$189,430
New York6,370$82.11$170,800
North Carolina3,510$91.34$189,980
North Dakota250$77.44$161,080
Ohio2,640$86.98$180,920
Oklahoma1,320$79.51$165,380
Oregon1,430$99.70$207,370
Pennsylvania3,470$76.66$159,450
Rhode Island350$99.33$206,600
South Carolina1,860$63.86$132,830
South Dakota310$72.42$150,630
Tennessee1,010$81.55$169,610
Texas9,540$72.15$150,060
Utah1,380$64.70$134,570
Vermont250$91.36$190,030
Virginia4,880$78.25$162,750
Washington2,410$87.52$182,050
West Virginia470$66.92$139,200
Wisconsin2,300$88.03$183,110
Wyoming220$71.51$148,730

All data above was collected by the Bureau of Labor Statistics and is updated as of May 2021.