Dentist Salary in Canada

Dentist salary in Canada

According to Canada’s Job Bank, in 2016, the median wage for dentists in Canada was $119,595/year.

Dentists in Manitoba reported the highest salaries.


Wages ($/yr)

Province/Territory Low Median High
Canada 39,061 119,595 262,513
Manitoba 44,914 120,265 337,472
Saskatchewan 39,424 126,567 292,183
Alberta 65,561 124,677 279,705
Québec 40,599 121,233 276,297
Ontario 45,415 121,251 261,709
British Columbia 24,155 84,991 179,832
New Brunswick N/A N/A N/A
Newfoundland and Labrador N/A N/A N/A
Northwest Territories N/A N/A N/A
Nova Scotia N/A N/A N/A
Nunavut N/A N/A N/A
Prince Edward Island N/A N/A N/A
Yukon N/A N/A N/A
Source: Job Bank. November 2016*

*Wages are reviewed and updated on the Job Bank Web site on an annual basis.


Registration with a regulatory body is required in all provinces and territories for this occupation.

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