How much MONEY do DOCTORS in the USA make ?

HOW MUCH money do physicians make ?

Introduction:

In general, medicine is believed to be a lucrative field, but do you know how much doctors actually make ? Well, this may vary according to the location you live in and the field you practice in. The nation wide average income of doctors is roughly $350,000. This could however vary dramatically depending on many factors such as:

  • Rural OR Urban Location ?
  • Primary Care OR Specialized Care ?
  • Public Hospital OR Private Hospital ?
  • Super Specialty OR¬†General Practice ?

Average U.S. Physician Salaries by Specialty

Have a look at the following chart which gives a list of branches and respective average salaries. Check out which branch you are interested in and find the relevant average income.

Allergy and Immunology $296,705
Anesthesiology $357,116
Cardiology $436,849
Colon and Rectal Surgery $343,277
Dermatology $400,898
Emergency Medicine $320,419
Endocrinology $217,610
Family Medicine $227,541
Gastroenterology $379,460
General Surgery $360,933
Hematology $376,660
Infectious Disease $205,570
Internal Medicine $223,175
Medical Genetics $158,597
Medicine/Pediatrics $205,610
Neonatology/Perinatology $290,853
Nephrology $306,302
Neurology $243,105
Neurosurgery $609,639
Nuclear Medicine $290,639
Obstetrics & Gynecology $315,295
Occupational Medicine $229,450
Oncology $341,701
Ophthalmology $343,144
Orthopaedic Surgery $535,668
Otolaryngology (ENT) $369,790
Pathology $302,610
Pediatric Cardiology $303,917
Pediatric Emergency Medicine $273,683
Pediatric Endocrinology $157,394
Pediatric Gastroenterology $196,708
Pediatric Hematology & Oncology $192,855

 

Pediatric Infectious Disease $163,658
Pediatric Nephrology $183,730
Pediatric Pulmonology $218,106
Pediatric Rheumatology $200,027
Pediatrics $206,961
Physical Medicine/Rehab $278,283
Plastic Surgery $407,709
Preventive Medicine $270,888
Psychiatry $227,478
Pulmonology $317,323
Radiation Oncology $418,228
Radiology $404,302
Rheumatology $244,765
Thoracic Surgery $471,137
Urology $381,029
Vascular Surgery $428,944
November 15, 2017
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