Physician / Doctor, General Practice Salary

The average pay for a Physician / Doctor, General Practice is $137,199 per year. A skill in urgent care is associated with high pay for this job.
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$59,958 - $204,490
(Median)
$60K
$140K
$200K
MEDIAN: $137,198
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$19.74 - $108.88
(Median)
$20
$79
$110
MEDIAN: $78.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$80K$160K$240K
Salary
$59,958 - $204,490  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $26,086  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $48,479  
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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$59,223 - $212,106  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 902
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$80$160$240
Hourly Rate
$19.74 - $108.88  
   
Overtime
$2.50 - $237.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$160K$320K$480K
Bonus
$0.00 - $26,086  
   
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $48,479  
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).
)
$59,223 - $212,106  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 167
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Job Description for Physician / Doctor, General Practice

The main task of a general practitioner, or general physician, is to diagnose and assist patients with routine checkups and examinations. A general physician is the first person whom patients will see when an illness or ailment is troubling them. Therefore, a physician must be able to complete a number of tasks, including collecting, recording, and maintaining patient information such as medical histories, reports, and examination results. He or she must be able to explain procedures and discuss test results or prescribed treatments with patients in a professional and open manner. A general physician must also be able to monitor patients' conditions and progress as well as continually assess the efficiency of a given course of treatment. When necessary, a general physician must also be able to refer a patient to a specialized practitioner.

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Physician / Doctor, General Practice Tasks

  • Monitor patients' conditions and progress and reevaluate treatments as necessary.
  • Explain procedures and discuss test results or prescribed treatments with patients.
  • Order, perform, and interpret tests and analyze records, reports, and examination information to diagnose patients' condition.
  • Collect, record, and maintain patient information, such as medical history, reports, and examination results.
  • Refer patients to medical specialists or other practitioners when necessary.

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Pay by Experience Level for Physician / Doctor, General Practice

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Experience Affects Physician / Doctor, General Practice Salaries

Late-Career
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National Average
$145,000

Mid-Career
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Skills That Affect Physician / Doctor, General Practice Salaries

urgent care
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National Average
$145,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 82 votes.

Gender

Female
41 %
Male
59 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 77% dental benefits Dental: 57%
vision benefits Vision: 43% employee benefits None: 21%
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