The average salary for a Family Physician / Doctor is $182,882.
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Job Description for Family Physician / Doctor
A Family Physician/Doctor serves as a primary care provider for individuals in a variety of age groups. He or she treats a wide variety of common health problems, concentrating on primary health care for the entire family. A family physician is often the first person called when a child or parent becomes ill. He or she performs an initial exam, and refers patients to specialists when necessary. The work environment for a doctor is generally indoors, in a clinic or hospital setting. Their coworke…Read more
Family Physician / Doctor Tasks
- Treat a wide variety of common health problems, concentrating on primary health care for the entire family.
- Refer patients to specialists when necessary.
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Popular Employer Salaries for Family Physician / Doctor
The top respondents for the job title Family Physician / Doctor are from the companies Kaiser Permanente, The Veterans Administration (United States) and Ascension Health. Reported salaries are highest at Kaiser Permanente where the average pay is $236,978. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Self-Employed and U.S. Department of Defense, earning around $235,000 and $215,000, respectively. U.S. Air Force (USAF) pays the lowest at around $167,000. HCA Physician Services and The Veterans Administration (United States) also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $198,699 and $198,964, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Family Physician / Doctor
Skills in Family Practice, Family Practice/Pediatrics, Acute Care, Geriatrics and Obstetrics are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Family Physician / Doctor
An entry-level Family Physician / Doctor with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $168,952 based on 138 salaries. An early career Family Physician / Doctor with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $178,290 based on 735 salaries. A mid-career Family Physician / Doctor with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $180,120 based on 455 salaries. An experienced Family Physician / Doctor with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $185,406 based on 598 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $193,257.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Family Physician / Doctor in their job title in Houston, Texas earn an average of 7.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Dallas, Texas (4.1% more) and Los Angeles, California (3.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in New York, New York (15.1% less), Chicago, Illinois (10.6% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (1.6% less).
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