Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Pediatrician, General is $152,574
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Pediatrician, Generals?
An entry-level Pediatrician, General with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $139,914 based on 121 salaries. An early career Pediatrician, General with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $148,487 based on 463 …Read more
What Do Pediatrician, Generals Do?
General pediatricians are doctors who specialize in the care of infants, children, and adolescents. They typically assume the care-giving responsibilities of doctor from obstetricians shortly after the birth of a child, and are also responsible for diagnosing and treating illnesses, administering vaccinations, treating accidents and injuries, and generally overseeing the health and wellness of the young patients in their care.
For parents, general pediatricians are also a source of counseling …Read more
- Care for the health of infants, children, teenagers, and young adults.
- Provide regular scheduled immunizations to infants and children.
- Diagnosis and treat a variety of ailments specific to young people and track patients' growth to adulthood.
- Diagnose, treat, and help prevent children's diseases and injuries.