Average Physician / Doctor, Emergency Room (ER) Salary

$219,672
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$19,000
Bonus
$24,717
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The average salary for a Physician / Doctor, Emergency Room (ER) is $219,672.
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$99k
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MEDIAN $219,672
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Salary
$99k - $361k
Bonus
$2k - $95k
Profit Sharing
$3k - $85k
Total Pay
$100k - $454k

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Job Description for Physician / Doctor, Emergency Room (ER)

Physician / Doctor, Emergency Room (ER) Tasks
  • Diagnose and provide non-surgical treatment of diseases and injuries to patients in the emergency room.
  • They need to be capable of diagnosing and caring for all types of patients, regardless of age and type of problem.

Popular Employer Salaries for Physician / Doctor, Emergency Room (ER)

The top respondents for the job title Physician / Doctor, Emergency Room (ER) are from the companies The Veterans Administration (United States), Kaiser Permanente and Emcare, Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at Kaiser Permanente where the average pay is $296,400. The Veterans Administration (United States) pays the lowest at around $254,218.

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Physician / Doctor, Emergency Room (ER). Thickness and color of lines indicates how common a path is.
Physician / Doctor, Emergency Room (ER)
Physician / Doctor, Internal Medicine
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

Physician / Doctor, Emergency Room (ER) Job Listings

Popular Skills for Physician / Doctor, Emergency Room (ER)

Skills in Emergency Medicine, Emergency Room (ER), Emergency/Trauma and Diagnosis and Treatment Planning are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Critical Care.

Pay by Experience Level for Physician / Doctor, Emergency Room (ER)

An entry-level Physician / Doctor, Emergency Room (ER) with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $200,729 based on 224 salaries. An early career Physician / Doctor, Emergency Room (ER) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $203,016 based on 505 salaries. A mid-career Physician / Doctor, Emergency Room (ER) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $217,902 based on 321 salaries. An experienced Physician / Doctor, Emergency Room (ER) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $245,907 based on 319 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $252,085.
Employees with Physician / Doctor, Emergency Room (ER) in their job title in Miami, Florida earn an average of 31.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (25.2% more) and Dallas, Texas (4.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (10.9% less), New York, New York (9.2% less) and Los Angeles, California (6.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,586 survey responses.
Entry Level
14.1%
Early Career
31.8%
Mid Career
20.2%
Experienced
20.1%
Late Career
13.7%