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Dental Earnings and Expenses, England and Wales - 2010-11

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Geographic coverage:
England, Wales
Geographical granularity:
Country, Strategic Health Authorities
Date range:
01 Apr 2010 to 31 Mar 2011

Summary

Dental Earnings and Expenses, England and Wales - 2010-11, provides a detailed study of the earnings and expenses of full and part time self-employed primary care dentists who carried out some NHS work in England or Wales during 2010-11. The results are presented for Providing-Performer dentists (those who held a contract with a Primary Care Trust or Local Health Board and also performed dental services) and for Performer Only dentists (those who performed dental services but did not hold such a contract). This report was produced by the Health and Social Care Information Centre and Dental Working Group.

Key facts

  • Average taxable income (gross earnings less expenses) from NHS and private dentistry for Providing-Performer dentists was £117,200, compared to £62,900 for Performer Only dentists. For all self-employed primary care dentists (that is, Providing-Performer and Performer Only dentists) this figure was £77,900.
  • Average gross earnings (total earnings from self-employment before the deduction of expenses) for Providing-Performer dentists were £364,300, compared to £98,400 for Performer Only dentists.
  • Average expenses (business expenses allowable for tax purposes) for Providing-Performer dentists were £247,100, compared to £35,500 for Performer Only dentists.

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