Fast Growing
Growing
Steady Growth
Declining

Occupation Description

Work with all forms of medical science concerning teeth, gums, jaws, and issues arising from wear or deformation.

Estimated Income

Lower End
Middle
Upper End
$200,000
$150,000
$100,000
$50,000
All financial data provided by Bureau of Labor Statistics (bls.gov)

Total Employees In 2010

5150

Job Openings By 2020

3200

Growth Rate

11.7%

Required Education

Doctoral or professional degree
Specific Programs:
Doctor of Dental Medicine

Required Work Experience

None

National long-term projections may not reflect local and/or short term economic or job conditions and do not guarantee actual job growth