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Physician / Doctor, Oncologist Salary

The average pay for a Physician / Doctor, Oncologist is $237,570 per year. A skill in Hematology is associated with high pay for this job.
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$114,972 - $385,252
(Median)
$110K
$240K
$390K
MEDIAN: $237,569
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$40.55 - $252.53
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $80
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$140K$280K$420K
Salary
$114,972 - $385,252  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $51,672  
Profit Sharing
$5,766 - $51,953  
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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$111,929 - $405,868  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 450
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$90$180$270
Hourly Rate
$40.55 - $252.53  
   
Overtime
$22.00 - $117.92  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$180K$360K$540K
Bonus
$0.00 - $51,672  
   
Profit Sharing
$5,766 - $51,953  
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).
)
$111,929 - $405,868  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 11

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Job Description for Physician / Doctor, Oncologist

An oncologist is a specialized physician or doctor who is trained in a wide variety of diagnoses and cancer treatment procedures. This person often works in a hospital or medical office. While many work during regular business hours, it is not unusual for an oncologist to work extended hours, especially within a hospital setting.

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Physician / Doctor, Oncologist Tasks

  • Provide treatment plans that take into account the nature of the cancer, the patients' wishes and best medical options.
  • Recommend changes to diet, exercise, and other factors to reduce cancer risks or side effects of treatment.
  • Examine patients, images, and laboratory results to diagnose and recommend treatments for cancer.
  • Track progress and health of patients.

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Pay by Experience Level for Physician / Doctor, Oncologist

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

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Experience Affects Physician / Doctor, Oncologist Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 23%

Experienced
up arrow 12%

Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

National Average
$244,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 10%

Skills That Affect Physician / Doctor, Oncologist Salaries

Hematology
up arrow 23%

Oncology
up arrow 3%

National Average
$244,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 59 votes.

Gender

Female
28 %
Male
72 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 94% dental benefits Dental: 76%
vision benefits Vision: 58% employee benefits None: 5%
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