Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for an Obstetrician / Gynecologist (OB/GYN) is $232,049
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Obstetrician / Gynecologist (OB/GYN)s?
An entry-level Obstetrician / Gynecologist (OB/GYN) with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $204,853 based on 71 salaries. An early career Obstetrician / Gynecologist (OB/GYN) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of …Read more
What Do Obstetrician / Gynecologist (OB/GYN)s Do?
An OB/GYN is a medical physician with advanced training, knowledge and certification in the specialty care area of obstetrics and gynecology. OB/GYNs provide healthcare services to women throughout the lifespan, including preventative services, assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of reproductive abnormalities. The OB/GYN must complete a thorough examination and medical history of the patient. The OB/GYN not only focuses on illness, but also health promotion, and provides patient education on …Read more
- Diagnose illness and prescribe treatment for females in the realm of pregnancy, reproductive systems, and general care.
- Offer childbirth, prenatal, natal, and postpartum care of mothers and fetuses.
- Counsel patients on diet, hygiene, and preventative care.
- Examine patients and their medical histories.