Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Dentist make in Philadelphia, PA Area?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

Industry

$243,676 / yrTotal Pay
$177,853 / yrBase Pay
$65,823 / yrAdditional Pay

$243,676

 / yr
$143K$421K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Dentist is $243,676 per year in the Philadelphia, PA Area area, with an average salary of $177,853 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $65,823 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Related Job Titles

For Dentist in Philadelphia, PA Area

Some related job titles are Associate General Dentist Salaries with median pay of $187,057, Dental Assistant Salaries with median pay of $44,053, Dental Hygienist Salaries with median pay of $126,839, Pediatric Dentist Salaries with median pay of $234,574.

Top Paying Companies

For a Dentist in Philadelphia, PA Area

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for a Dentist in Philadelphia, PA Area. Employers include ETS Dental, Aspen Dental and Gentle Dentistry.

1
ETS Dental
ETS Dental
$297,752/yr
10
GPHA
$241,231/yr
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Dental Dreams
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$244,426

 / yr

$267,050

 / yr

$238,028

 / yr

$232,407

 / yr

$24,813

 / mo

$273,543

 / yr

$208,990

 / yr

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$223,598

 / yr

$20,456

 / mo

$18,526

 / mo

$244,604

 / yr

$237,124

 / yr

$20,923

 / mo

$224,473

 / yr

$269,844

 / yr

$285,422

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$241,231

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What is the pay outlook for Healthcare?

Healthcare jobs, already in high demand, are expected to grow extensively to meet the increased need from an aging population. Careers in this industry are diverse, though most require additional training and pay above-average wages. Despite fewer opportunities for remote work than other professions, healthcare jobs can be found nearly everywhere, including both rural and urban settings. While careers in healthcare offer high job security, they also often involve long hours, including evening and weekend shift work, particularly for those just starting their career.

How does the Dentist salary in Philadelphia, PA compare to the national average salary in US for the same job?

The average salary for a Dentist in US is $166,391 per year based on 3,133 salary contributions, which is 0.38% less than the salary for a Dentist in Philadelphia, PA. The cost of living and the local demand for the work are among the factors affecting wages. The top 3 companies in US where a Dentist gets the highest compensation are Thomas John Kennedy of Arkansas, DDS, PLLC, Pacific Dental Services, Inc. and Southern Dental Alliance. Bigger companies typically pay 23.59% less than smaller companies for a Dentist.

Recent Salaries Shared

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Job Title

Location

Total Pay

Basic Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date of Time

General Dentist

Philadelphia, PA

 | <1 year

$35

/hr

Submitted2 days ago

<1 year
2 days ago
General Dentist

Philadelphia, PA

 | 1-3 years

$74

/hr

Submitted7 days ago

1-3 years
7 days ago
General Dentist

Philadelphia, PA

 | 1-3 years

$63,500

/yr

Submitted14 days ago

1-3 years
14 days ago
General Dentist

Philadelphia, PA

 | 15+ years

$50,000

/yr

Submitted21 days ago

15+ years
21 days ago
General Dentist

Philadelphia, PA

 | <1 year

$130,000

/yr

Submitted23 days ago

<1 year
23 days ago
General Dentist

Philadelphia, PA

 | <1 year

$100,558

/yr

Submitted26 days ago

<1 year
26 days ago

Dentist pay FAQ in Philadelphia, PA Area

The average salary for a Dentist is $177,853 per year in Philadelphia, PA Area. Salaries estimates are based on 4118 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Dentist employees in Philadelphia, PA Area.

The highest salary for a Dentist in Philadelphia, PA Area is $300,600 per year.

The lowest salary for a Dentist in Philadelphia, PA Area is $105,229 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming a Dentist or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of a Dentist.