The average pay for a Physician / Doctor, General Practice is $124,595 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are urgent care and Family Practice.
Physician / Doctor, General Practice Total Pay (?
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$50,901 - $198,525
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MEDIAN: $124,594
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Physician / Doctor, General Practice Total Pay (?
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$24.47 - $101.08
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MEDIAN: $74.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$70K$140K$210K
Salary
$50,901 - $198,525  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $30,441  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $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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$53,553 - $209,526  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 878
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$24.47 - $101.08  
   
Overtime
$4.93 - $112.34  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$0.00 - $30,441  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $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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$53,553 - $209,526  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 878
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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.
Pay by Experience Level for Physician / Doctor, General Practice
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Pay Difference By Location
Boston
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Atlanta
up arrow 11%
Denver
up arrow 3%
National Average
$135,000
Houston
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Los Angeles
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Orlando
up arrow 5%
San Diego
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New York
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Chicago
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Detroit
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Dallas
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Experience Affects Physician / Doctor, General Practice Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 20%
Experienced
up arrow 9%
National Average
$135,000
Mid-Career
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Entry-Level
up arrow 12%

Skills That Affect Physician / Doctor, General Practice Salaries

urgent care
up arrow 31%
National Average
$135,000
Job Satisfaction
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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 112 votes.
Gender
Female
35%
female alumni
 
Male
65%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
17%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 75% dental benefits Dental: 52%
vision benefits Vision: 36% employee benefits None: 24%
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