Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for an Obstetrician or Gynecologist is $232,663
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Obstetrician or Gynecologists?
An entry-level Obstetrician or Gynecologist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $200,847 based on 6 salaries. An early career Obstetrician or Gynecologist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $228,568 based …Read more
What Do Obstetrician or Gynecologists Do?
Obstetricians are physicians that provide care to women before, during and immediately after childbirth. Gynecologists are physicians that focus on women's health, specifically female reproductive systems and the breasts. These doctors provide routine care to patients such as prescribing medications, analyzing test results, discussing preventative care, and discussing procedures, medicines and test results with patients. They also work to treat diseases or injuries by prescribing medicines and …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.