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Dentistry graduate salaries over time

This chart maps the average workforce wage by years of experience:

Wage ($USD)

Wage Range Median Wage

Years of work experience

Highest paying jobs for dentistry graduates

The highest paying career for dentistry graduates is dentist, with top salaries averaging around $178,455.

Highest Paying Careers

Avg Pay (USD)

As per most recent US census

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