How much does a Dentist in Los Angeles,
CA make? The median annual Dentist salary in Los Angeles,
CA is $161,656, as of May 30, 2017, with a range usually between
$144,353-$189,062 not including bonus and benefit information
and other factors that impact base pay. However, the salary for someone with the title Dentist may vary depending on a number of factors including industry,
company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title
Dentist in Los Angeles, CA.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Dentist in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Dentist in the United States is $161,656 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Dentist in the United States are expected to make less than $161,656.
Source: HR Reported data as of May 30, 2017
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Dentist in Los Angeles, CA that make less than that salary. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of Dentist in Los Angeles are expected to make less than the median.
Source: HR Reported data as of June 2017
Examines and treats diseases and injuries of teeth and gums. Performs preventative and maintenance dentistry and educates the patient in proper tooth and gum care. Recommends braces or surgery to correct any malformations. Requires a degree in dentistry from an accredited school and is licensed to practice. May require 2-4 years of experience. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Works under general supervision. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is required. View full job description