Entry-Level Family Physician / Doctor Salary (United States)

Salaries for Entry-Level Family Doctors are generous, with average pay above six figures ($147,119) per year. With some bonuses approaching $24K and certain profit sharing proceeds close to $23K, overall incomes in the Entry-Level Family Doctors from $70,979 to $182,886 depending on individual performance. Men are barely outnumbered by their female counterparts, who make up a slight majority at 51 percent. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
Entry-Level Family Physician / Doctor Salary (?
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$70,979 - $182,886
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MEDIAN: $143,605
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Entry-Level Family Physician / Doctor Salary (?
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$34.58 - $101.10
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National Salary Data

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$0$70K$140K$210K
Salary
$70,979 - $182,886  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $23,824  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $22,685  
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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$74,625 - $191,347  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 930
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$60$120$180
Hourly Rate
$34.58 - $101.10  
   
Overtime
$11.92 - $151.01  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$120K$240K$360K
Bonus
$0.00 - $23,824  
   
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $22,685  
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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$74,625 - $191,347  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 95
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Pay Difference By Location

Las Vegas
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Seattle
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Houston
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Los Angeles
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National Average
$147,000
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For those looking to make money, Entry-Level Family Doctors in Las Vegas enjoy an exceptional pay rate, 24 percent above the national average. Entry-Level Family Doctors will also find cushy salaries in Seattle (+12 percent) and Houston (+4 percent). The smallest paychecks in the market, 16 percent south of the national average, can be found in Chicago.

Skills That Affect Entry-Level Family Physician / Doctor Salaries

Geriatrics
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Acute Care
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Obstetrics
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Family Practice/Pediatrics
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Family Practice
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National Average
$147,000

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 159 votes.

Gender

Female
51%
female alumni
 
Male
49%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 83% dental benefits Dental: 64%
vision benefits Vision: 46% employee benefits None: 16%
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