Dentist Salary in District of Columbia

How much does a Dentist make in District of Columbia? The average Dentist salary in District of Columbia is $174,106 as of January 20, 2020, but the range typically falls between $155,467 and $203,588. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

25% $155,467 10% $138,497 90% $230,430 75% $203,588 $174,106 50%(Median)
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Dentist 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. Being a Dentist recommends braces or surgery to correct any malformations. Requires a doctorate degree in dentistry, either a Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) or Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) degree from an accredited school. Additionally, Dentist requires a state licensed to practice. Dentist's years of experience requirement may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Naval Anacost Annex, DC Avg. Salary $173,230 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Parcel Return Service, DC Avg. Salary $173,230 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington, DC Avg. Salary $173,230 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington Navy Yard, DC Avg. Salary $173,230 Date Updated January 20, 2020
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