Neonatologist Salary

The average pay for a Neonatologist is $201,587 per year.

$131,763 - $269,720
(Median)
$130K
$200K
$270K
MEDIAN: $201,587
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$14.09 - $148.99
(Median)
$14
$68
$150
MEDIAN: $67.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Salary
$131,763 - $269,720  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $55,369  
Total Pay (?
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$131,485 - $282,084  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 228
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$14.09 - $148.99  
   
Overtime
$30.52 - $100.84  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$0.00 - $55,369  
   
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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$131,485 - $282,084  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 10
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Job Description for Neonatologist

A neonatologist is a highly specialized pediatrician who specifically treats newborns. They generally work in a neonatal intensive care unit, or NICU, in addition to newborn wings of hospitals. Their patients are primarily babies who have severe problems, including premature births, inborn diseases, genetic diseases, or malformations, as well as infants of difficult births. They are almost always present in delivery rooms to evaluate newborns and decide if they should go to the NICU or the nursery.

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Neonatologist Tasks

  • Help deliver babies requiring special assistance.
  • Ensure nutrition and medication intake and dosage.
  • Provide diagnosis and treatment to premature newborns and those suffering from defects, injury, and illness at birth.
  • Supervise residents and students.

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Pay by Experience Level for Neonatologist

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Neonatologist Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 18%

Experienced
up arrow 17%

Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

National Average
$205,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 31 votes.

Gender

Female
46 %
Male
54 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 76%
vision benefits Vision: 59% employee benefits None: 10%
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