Hospitalist Salary (United States)

A Hospitalist earns an average salary of $191,083 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. A skill in Family Practice is associated with high pay for this job. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.
Hospitalist Total Pay (?
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$119,849 - $232,549
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $191,082
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Hospitalist Total Pay (?
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$57.39 - $131.10
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MEDIAN: $97.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$90K$180K$270K
Salary
$119,849 - $232,549  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $30,100  
Profit Sharing
$491.32 - $30,521  
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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$127,651 - $242,975  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 321
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$60$120$180
Hourly Rate
$57.39 - $131.10  
   
Overtime
$-0.50 - $174.52  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$120K$240K$360K
Bonus
$0.00 - $30,100  
   
Profit Sharing
$491.32 - $30,521  
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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$127,651 - $242,975  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 321
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Job Description for Hospitalist
Hospitalists perform a number of tasks related to patient care and team cohesion in a hospital setting. They are responsible for making sure that they provide high-quality care to patients by staying up to date with all current regulations and rules made by the government and their hospital; they also need to be make sure they keep a strong relationship with other members of their teams to ensure proper patient care, make sure that there is sufficient continuity of care, and help patients effectively transition to the community. They must make recommendations to process improvements for their hospital as needed and help to implement any changes that are approved.
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Hospitalist Tasks
  • Serve as point of contact for all health care around particular patients.
  • Handle problems, emergencies, and changes in situations rapidly.
  • Oversee communication with hospitalized patients, family members, nurses, and doctors.

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Pay by Experience Level for Hospitalist
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Pay Difference By Location
Los Angeles
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National Average
$200,000
New York
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Chicago
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Seattle
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Experience Affects Hospitalist Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 7%
Mid-Career
up arrow 3%
Experienced
up arrow 3%
National Average
$200,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 2%

Skills That Affect Hospitalist Salaries

Family Practice
up arrow 11%
Internal Medicine
up arrow 3%
National Average
$200,000
Pediatrics
up arrow 13%
Job Satisfaction
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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 43 votes.
Gender
Female
44%
female alumni
 
Male
56%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
4%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 77%
vision benefits Vision: 58% employee benefits None: 9%
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