Orthodontist earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Orthodontist salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Alabama $287,250
Arkansas $259,010
California $198,330
Colorado $230,400
Connecticut $197,440
Florida $180,720
Iowa $267,870
Idaho $184,760
Illinois $176,410
Indiana $232,900
Kentucky $88,770
Louisiana $98,620
Massachusetts $282,740
Maryland $194,610
Michigan $217,730
Minnesota $250,490
Missouri $265,420
Montana $188,120
North Carolina $276,550
New Jersey $274,400
New Mexico $157,590
Nevada $98,490
New York $250,890
Ohio $228,420
Oklahoma $261,650
Pennsylvania $258,940
South Carolina $279,610
Tennessee $219,860
Texas $183,480
Utah $99,510
Virginia $262,130
Washington $264,120
Wisconsin $201,010

How do orthodontist salaries compare to similar careers?

Orthodontists earn 56% more than similar careers in the United States. On average, they make more than chiropractors.

Career Median Salary
Orthodontist salary $231K
Dentist salary $156K
Podiatrist salary $126K
Veterinarian salary $95K
Chiropractor salary $70K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)