A person working in Dental in Singapore typically earns around 13,500 SGD per month. Salaries range from 5,660 SGD (lowest) to 24,600 SGD (highest).
This is the average monthly salary including housing, transport, and other benefits. Salaries differ drasticly between different Dental jobs. If you are interested in the salary of a particular job, see below for salaries for specific job titles.
|Job Title||Average Salary|
|Dental Assistant||5,250 SGD|
|Dental Hygienist||5,420 SGD|
|Dental Laboratory Technician||6,160 SGD|
|Dental Receptionist||5,590 SGD|
|Dental Technician||5,490 SGD|
|Dental Therapist||9,120 SGD|
|Orthodontic Assistant||6,720 SGD|
The Dental salaries in Singapore range between 5,660 SGD per month (minimum salary) to 24,600 SGD per month (maximum salary).
The median salary is 13,900 SGD per month, which means that half (50%) of people working in Dental are earning less than 13,900 SGD while the other half are earning more than 13,900 SGD. The median represents the middle salary value. Generally speaking, you would want to be on the right side of the graph with the group earning more than the median salary.
Closely related to the median are two values: the 25th and the 75th percentiles. Reading from the salary distribution diagram, 25% of people working in Dental are earning less than 8,780 SGD while 75% of them are earning more than 8,780 SGD. Also from the diagram, 75% of people working in Dental are earning less than 20,400 SGD while 25% are earning more than 20,400 SGD.
Both are indicators. If your salary is higher than both of the average and the median then you are doing very well. If your salary is lower than both, then many people are earning more than you and there is plently of room for improvement. If your wage is in between the average and median, then things can be a bit confusing. We have written a guide to explain all the different senarios. How to compare your salary
|Average Salary 2016|
|Average Salary 2017||+4%|
|Average Salary 2018||+3%|
|Average Salary 2019||+3%|
The hourly wage is the salary paid in one working hour. Usually jobs are classified into two categories: salaried jobs and hourly jobs. Salaried jobs pay a fix amount regardless of the hours worked. Hourly jobs pay per worked hour. To convert salary into hourly wage the above formula is used (assuming 5 working days in a week and 8 working hours per day which is the standard for most jobs). The hourly wage calculation may differ slightly depending on the worked hours per week and annual vacation allowance. The figures mentioned above are good approximation and they are considered to the be the standard.