The average salary for a Family or General Practitioner in Australia is AU$140,000.
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Job Description for Family or General Practitioner
Family/general practitioners are medical physicians who provide diagnoses of common diseases and ailments. They may refer to a specialized doctor for particular ailments which are outside their scope of knowledge, and good bedside manner is important in order to interact with patients on a daily basis and deliver quality service. Strong verbal and written communication skills are also important. Family/general practitioners are responsible for prescribing treatment, medicine, and therapists to …Read more
Family or General Practitioner Tasks
- Examine, diagnose, and perform preventative and interventional care for clinic patients.
- Respond to emergencies and be on call for urgent care.
- Order tests and provide treatments as appropriate.
- Document health status and plans, including progress and discharge notes and prescriptions.
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Pay by Experience Level for Family or General Practitioner
An experienced Family or General Practitioner with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$115,000 based on 6 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$107,500.
Years of Experience
This data is based on 12 survey responses.