How much does a Dentist make in Louisiana? The average Dentist salary in Louisiana is $150,496 as of March 26, 2020, but the range typically falls between $134,385 and $175,979. 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.

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25% $134,385 10% $119,717 90% $199,180 75% $175,979 $150,496 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 Abbeville, LA Avg. Salary $143,496 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Abita Springs, LA Avg. Salary $154,697 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Acme, LA Avg. Salary $137,928 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Addis, LA Avg. Salary $146,066 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Aimwell, LA Avg. Salary $137,928 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Akers, LA Avg. Salary $152,951 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Albany, LA Avg. Salary $144,809 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Alexandria, LA Avg. Salary $139,185 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Ama, LA Avg. Salary $155,617 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Amelia, LA Avg. Salary $144,809 Date Updated March 26, 2020
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