Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Hospitalist is $229,561
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Hospitalists?
An entry-level Hospitalist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $218,626 based on 67 salaries. An early career Hospitalist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $227,528 based on 237 salaries. A mid-career …Read more
What Do Hospitalists Do?
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 …Read more
- 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.