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Obstetrician / Gynecologist Salary

Obstetricians and Gynecologists in the United States see excellent average salaries — about $202K annually. Nearly all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect dental insurance. Women make up the majority of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (63 percent) who completed the questionnaire. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction.

$132,453 - $261,355
(Median)
$130K
$200K
$260K
MEDIAN: $201,973
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$132,453 - $261,355  
   
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$134,716 - $271,282  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 94

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Job Description for Obstetrician / Gynecologist

  • Counsel patients on diet, hygiene, and preventative care.
  • Examine patients and their medical histories.
  • Diagnose illness and prescribe treatment for females in the realm of pregnancy, reproductive systems, and general care.
  • Offer childbirth, prenatal, natal, and postpartum care of mothers and fetuses.

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Pay by Experience Level for Obstetrician / Gynecologist

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


Experience does not seem to be a strong driver of pay increase in this role. Even the relatively untested can score weighty six-figure salaries; survey participants with less than five years' experience report earning a median of $196K per year. For Obstetricians and Gynecologists, 10 to 20 years of experience on the job amounts to an average salary of $224K. As Obstetricians and Gynecologists reach more than two decades on the job, compensation remains commensurate with experience; the average pay in this group is $250K.

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Experience Affects Obstetrician / Gynecologist Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 22%

Experienced
up arrow 10%

Mid-Career
up arrow 2%

National Average
$205,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
37 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 93% dental benefits Dental: 74%
vision benefits Vision: 51% employee benefits None: 4%
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