Allergist-Immunologist Salary

Allergist-Immunologists in the United States can expect to earn a very generous salary, with average salaries (in the ballpark of $167K) surpassing six figures annually. Geographic location and tenure each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. A large number enjoy medical while slightly more than half get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to close to one-half. Women are just slightly outnumbered, with male Allergist-Immunologists making up 59 percent of survey respondents. Most Allergist-Immunologists like their work and job satisfaction is high. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.
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$100,334 - $258,781
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$170K
$260K
MEDIAN: $167,164
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National Salary Data (?
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Salary
$100,334 - $258,781  
   
Bonus
$4,848 - $103,646  
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$88,411 - $297,463  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 56
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Hourly Rate
$20.35  
   
Overtime
$48.00  
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$4,848 - $103,646  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$88,411 - $297,463  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 7

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Job Description for Allergist-Immunologist

Allergists, also known as "immunologists," are doctors who specify in the field of immunology, which focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of allergic diseases which are usually caused by exterior irritants that trigger immune responses in the body. While most people address their common allergies with regular physicians, they can only be provided medication for allergies of which the physician is aware. Allergists, on the other hand, are specifically responsible for identifying these allergens and working to discover what triggers these symptoms in certain people. As such, they are often visited when patients do not know the causes of their allergic reactions, while immunologists are specifically responsible for researching and developing methods which aim to treat allergies by way of immunization.

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Allergist-Immunologist Tasks

  • Document all patient data and interactions.
  • Prescribe medications and interventions to reduce or prevent symptoms.
  • Create guidelines and care plans to reduce effects of conditions.
  • Interview patients to identify, prevent, and manage conditions like allergies, asthma, and immunodeficiency.

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Pay by Experience Level for Allergist-Immunologist

Pay by Experience for an Allergist-Immunologist has a positive trend. An entry-level Allergist-Immunologist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $152,000 based on 35 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Allergist-Immunologist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $158,000 based on 15 salaries. An experienced Allergist-Immunologist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $172,000 based on 15 salaries. An Allergist-Immunologist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $202,000 based on 12 salaries.

Key Stats for Allergist-Immunologist

Gender

Female
41 %
Male
59 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
19%
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Experience Affects Allergist-Immunologist Salaries

Late-Career
▲24%

Experienced
▲6%

National Average
$163,000

Mid-Career
▼3%

Entry-Level
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
41 %
Male
59 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 52%
vision benefits
Vision: 48%
no benefits
None: 19%