Dentists are most often employed by the Offices of dentists industry. The average yearly wage for Dentists was $181,479 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Dentists by wage are Chief executives & legislators, Nurse anesthetists, and Physicians.
Dentists are part of the Healthcare practitioners & technical occupations, along with Chiropractors, Dentists, Dietitians & nutritionists, Optometrists, Pharmacists, and 37 more.
The top 3 locations that employ the most Dentists are Near North Side, Loop & Near South Side PUMA, IL, Newton City & Brookline Town PUMA, MA, and Tenafly, Park Ridge & Cresskill Boroughs PUMA, NJ. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Dentists are Tenafly, Park Ridge & Cresskill Boroughs PUMA, NJ, Near North Side, Loop & Near South Side PUMA, IL, and Newton City & Brookline Town PUMA, MA.