Obstetrician / Gynecologist Salary

Salaries for Obstetricians and Gynecologists in the United States are generous, with average pay above six figures ($217K) per year. The majority of Obstetricians and Gynecologists claim high levels of job satisfaction. Women account for the majority of Obstetricians and Gynecologists who responded to the questionnaire — 67 percent to be exact. Medical benefits are awarded to almost all, and more than a third earn dental coverage.

$97,468 - $343,793
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$220K
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MEDIAN: $216,625
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$97,468 - $343,793  
   
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$12,500  
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$97,895 - $355,017  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 30
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Job Description for Obstetrician / Gynecologist

  • 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.
  • Counsel patients on diet, hygiene, and preventative care.
  • Examine patients and their medical histories.

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Pay by Experience Level for Obstetrician / Gynecologist

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


Even the relatively untested can earn a lot; individuals who have been working for fewer than five years report a median six-figure salary of $186K per year. Obstetricians and Gynecologists claiming one to two decades of experience make an estimated median of $240K. Obstetricians and Gynecologists who have spent more than 20 years on the job report earning a significantly higher median of $250K.

Key Stats for Obstetrician / Gynecologist

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
19%
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Experience Affects Obstetrician / Gynecologist Salaries

Late-Career
▲15%

Mid-Career
▲12%

Experienced
▲11%

National Average
$217,000

Entry-Level
▼14%

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 36%
vision benefits
Vision: 14%
dental benefits
None: 7%
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