Prosthodontists are below average when it comes to happiness.

At CareerExplorer, we conduct an ongoing survey with millions of people and ask them how satisfied they are with their careers. As it turns out, prosthodontists rate their career happiness 3.1 out of 5 stars which puts them in the bottom 40% of careers.

To put this into perspective, we compared how happy prosthodontists are to similar careers in the industry. Take a look at the results below:

Salaries and satisfaction ratings in similar careers

Career Satisfaction Avg Salary
Informatics nurse specialist
3.2
$89k
Family practitioner
3.1
$201k
Nurse practitioner
3.1
$121k
MRI technologist
3.1
$77k
Chiropractor
3.1
$75k
Prosthodontist
3.1
$101k
Dental hygienist
3.1
$75k
Dentist
3.0
$160k
Physician assistant
3.0
$122k