Prosthodontists

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Occupation Description

Prosthodontists build oral prostheses to supplant absent teeth and other oral structures to correct natural and developed distortion of mouth and jaws, to restore and uphold oral function, such as mastication and communication, and to improve appearance.

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

310

Job Openings By 2020

500

Growth Rate

21.4%

Required Education

Doctoral or professional degree
Specific Programs:
Doctor of Prosthetics

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