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 about the same as related careers in Texas. On average, they make less than ophthalmologists but more than internists.

Career Median Salary
Ophthalmologist salary $196K
Neurologist salary $196K
Dermatologist salary $196K
Hospitalist salary $196K
Urologist salary $196K
Orthodontist salary $183K
Pediatrician salary $162K
Dentist salary $157K
Oral and maxillofacial surgeon salary $176K
Internist salary $106K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)