The average salary for an Entry-Level Anesthesiologist is $246,663.
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Job Description for Anesthesiologist
Anesthesiologists play an important role in a variety of surgical procedures, as they are responsible for carefully administering general or local anesthetics to patients while monitoring them closely. When using general anesthetics, they must carefully watch all vital signs at all times and communicate this information to the surgeon; for localized anesthetics, they must maintain communication with patients and monitor their comfort levels throughout what are typically out-patient procedures. …Read more
- Administer anesthetic during medical procedures, and monitor the patient to ensure correct dosage.
- Confer with physicians or surgeons to determine post-procedure condition of patient.
- Record type and amount of anesthesia administered, as well as any adverse reactions.
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Popular Skills for Anesthesiologist
Skills in Anesthesia, Anesthesiology, Pain Management and Critical Care are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Anesthesiologist
An early career Anesthesiologist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $259,613 based on 508 salaries. A mid-career Anesthesiologist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $297,111 based on 298 salaries. An experienced Anesthesiologist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $308,767 based on 306 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $316,507.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Anesthesiologist in their job title in Miami, Florida earn an average of 0.5% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (18.7% less) and New York, New York (16.7% less).
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