Table 1

Real and forecast annual income and interest rates: general dentists and bachelor’s degree holders, 1999–2049

YearGeneral Dentists’
Real Income
Bachelor’s Degree Holders’
Real Income
World Bank
Real Interest Rate
CBO
Real Interest Rate Forecast
1999$103,885$38,0946.43N/A
2004$129,491$40,6051.49N/A
2009$157,412$45,4292.35N/A
2014$172,684$48,228N/A2.70
2019$208,981$52,149N/A3.10
2024$252,907$56,389N/A3.00
2029$306,066$60,975N/A3.00
2034$370,399$65,933N/A3.00
2039$448,255$71,294N/A3.00
2044$542,475$77,091N/A3.00
2049$656,500$83,359N/A3.00
  • Data sources: Bureau of Labor Statistics, The World Bank, Congressional Budget Office (CBO).