$211,853
Avg. Salary
$114
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$20,258

Bonus

$10,000

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Hospitalist is $114 per hour.

The median Hospitalist has a base pay of $211,853. Salaries generally range from $124k to $272k. The median bonus is $20,258. Skills that can affect salary include Internal Medicine, Family Practice, Pediatrics, Hospitalist, Intensive Care Unit (ICU).
$39.59
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$113.52
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$161.73
90%
MEDIAN $113.52
$124k
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50%
$272k
90%
MEDIAN $211,853
$123,759 - $271,505
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MEDIAN: $211,853
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$0$297K
Salary $123,759 - $271,505
Bonus $7,000 - $51,739
Profit Sharing $10,000
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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$122,291 - $297,773
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 817
Hourly Data $0$192
Hourly Rate $39.59 - $162
Overtime $17.00 - $193
Annual Data $0$297K
Bonus $7,000 - $51,739
Profit Sharing $10,000
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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$122,291 - $297,773
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 131

Job Description for Hospitalist

Hospitalists perform a number of tasks related to patient care and team cohesion in a hospital setting. They are responsible for making sure that they provide high-quality care to patients by staying up to date with all current regulations and rules made by the government and their hospital; they also need to be make sure they keep a strong relationship with other members of their teams to ensure proper patient care, make sure that there is sufficient continuity of care, and help patients effectively transition to the community. They must make recommendations to process improvements for their hospital as needed and help to implement any changes that are approved.

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Hospitalist Tasks
  • Oversee communication with hospitalized patients, family members, nurses, and doctors.
  • Handle problems, emergencies, and changes in situations rapidly.
  • Serve as point of contact for all health care around particular patients.

Common Career Paths for Hospitalist


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Hospitalists who take on a higher-level position such as Physician Hospitalist may get paid a little bit less in that new role, as Physician Hospitalists on average bring home $183K.

Hospitalist Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Hospitalist

Pay by Experience for a Hospitalist has a positive trend. An entry-level Hospitalist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $207,000 based on 306 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Hospitalist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $208,000 based on 143 salaries. An experienced Hospitalist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $226,000 based on 100 salaries. A Hospitalist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $234,000 based on 29 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

-20%

National Average: $223,203

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Los Angeles offers some of the highest pay in the country for Hospitalists, 10 percent above the national average. Hospitalists will also find cushy salaries in Phoenix (+7 percent), Houston (+4 percent), Atlanta (+4 percent), and Philadelphia (+3 percent). The smallest paychecks in the market, 19 percent south of the national average, can be found in Seattle. Employers pay around 18 percent less in Baltimore and 17 percent less in New York, below-median salaries for those in this field.

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Key Stats for Hospitalist

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 73 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
6%

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Experience Affects Hospitalist Salaries

Late-Career
▲5%

▲1%

National Average
$223,000

▼7%

▼7%

Skills That Affect Hospitalist Salaries

Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
▲7%

National Average
$223,000



Pediatrics
▼24%

Hospitalist
▼31%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 73 votes.

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 61%
no benefits
None: 13%