Physician / Doctor, Emergency Room (ER) with Emergency Medicine Skills Salary

Emergency Room Doctors with Emergency Medicine skills see excellent average salaries — about $228K annually. Residence is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by tenure. Job satisfaction for Emergency Room Doctors with Emergency Medicine skills is high. Slightly less than a third of professionals in this line of work do not receive benefits; however, the larger part report medical coverage and a little more than half claim dental coverage as well. Male Emergency Room Doctors with Emergency Medicine skills are far more common among survey respondents than their female counterparts, who typically comprise less than one-third of the field. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

$100,672 - $348,768
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$230K
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MEDIAN: $227,828
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$97.42 - $242.28
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MEDIAN: $171.91
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$160K$320K$480K
Salary
$100,672 - $348,768  
   
Bonus
$5,034 - $100,234  
Profit Sharing
$42,000  
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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$122,146 - $462,701  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 201
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$90$180$270
Hourly Rate
$97.42 - $242.28  
   
Overtime
$20.35 - $255.24  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$180K$360K$540K
Bonus
$5,034 - $100,234  
   
Profit Sharing
$42,000  
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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$122,146 - $462,701  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 150
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Pay by Experience Level for Physician / Doctor, Emergency Room (ER)

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


More years of relevant experience do not necessarily translate to higher paychecks. Annually raking in $249K, the average professional in this position sees a six-figure salary within the first five years. Emergency Room Doctors with Emergency Medicine skills bring in $300K after working for 10 to 20 years. Veterans who have surpassed the 20-year mark may make only slightly more than those who are navigating the mid-career stage; the more senior group reports median earnings of around $320K.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $279,612

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Emergency Room Doctors with Emergency Medicine skills will find that Los Angeles offers an impressive pay rate, one which exceeds the national average by 27 percent. Emergency Room Doctors with Emergency Medicine skills can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Chicago (+23 percent), Columbus (+19 percent), Phoenix (+14 percent), and Columbia (+13 percent). Trailing the national average by 19 percent, Honolulu is the market with the smallest paychecks. Employers in Miami and New York also lean toward paying below-median salaries (18 percent less).

Key Stats for Physician / Doctor, Emergency Room (ER)

Gender

Female
23 %
Male
77 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 36 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
19%
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Experience Affects Physician / Doctor, Emergency Room (ER) Salaries

Late-Career
▲14%

▲7%

National Average
$280,000

Mid-Career
▼4%

▼11%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 36 votes.

Gender

Female
23 %
Male
77 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 54%
vision benefits
Vision: 44%
dental benefits
None: 30%
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