The average pay for a Physician / Doctor, General Practice is C$117,767 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

C$51,586 - C$240,433
C$52K
C$120K
C$240K
MEDIAN: C$119,109
10%
50%
90%
C$11.15 - C$143
C$11
C$41
C$140
MEDIAN: C$40.96
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$242K
Salary C$51,586 - C$240,433
Bonus C$2,599
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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C$49,245 - C$242,842
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 12 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 178
Hourly Data C$0C$177
Hourly Rate C$11.15 - C$143
Overtime C$98.26
Annual Data C$0C$242K
Bonus C$2,599
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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C$49,245 - C$242,842
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 12 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 31

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.

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Pay by Experience Level for Physician / Doctor, General Practice

Pay by Experience for a Physician / Doctor, General Practice has a positive trend. An entry-level Physician / Doctor, General Practice with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$102,000 based on 44 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Physician / Doctor, General Practice with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$122,000 based on 24 salaries. An experienced Physician / Doctor, General Practice which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$144,000 based on 16 salaries. A Physician / Doctor, General Practice with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$148,000 based on 8 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$116,884

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Key Stats for Physician / Doctor, General Practice

Gender

Female
39 %
Male
61 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
11%

Experience Affects Physician / Doctor, General Practice Salaries

Late-Career
▲27%

▲23%

▲5%

National Average
C$117,000

▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
39 %
Male
61 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 69%
dental benefits
Dental: 37%
vision benefits
Vision: 27%
no benefits
None: 31%