Entry-Level Physician / Doctor, General Practice Salary (Australia)

The average pay for an Entry-Level Physician / Doctor, General Practice is AU$92,655 per year.

AU$49,214 - AU$197,162
AU$49K
AU$93K
AU$200K
MEDIAN: AU$92,780
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50%
90%
AU$26.17 - AU$149
AU$26
AU$60
AU$150
MEDIAN: AU$60.00
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$203K
Salary AU$49,214 - AU$197,162
Bonus AU$20,000
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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AU$49,445 - AU$203,989
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 139
Hourly Data AU$0AU$194
Hourly Rate AU$26.17 - AU$149
Overtime AU$82.42
Annual Data AU$0AU$203K
Bonus AU$20,000
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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AU$49,445 - AU$203,989
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 20

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

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

Physician / Doctor, General Practice Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$97,076

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Key Stats for Physician / Doctor, General Practice

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
23%

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 43%
dental benefits
Dental: 11%
vision benefits
Vision: 9%
no benefits
None: 57%