Physician / Doctor, General Practice Salary

The average pay for a Physician / Doctor, General Practice is $131,851 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are urgent care and Family Practice.
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$52,844 - $212,073
$53K
$130K
$210K
MEDIAN: $127,779
10%
50%
90%

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$16.03 - $129
$16
$81
$130
MEDIAN: $80.78
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50%
90%

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$0$223K
Salary $52,844 - $212,073
Bonus $1,192 - $28,188
Profit Sharing $10,000
Commission $6,250
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$50,894 - $223,437
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 562
Hourly Data $0$128
Hourly Rate $16.03 - $129
Overtime $15.00 - $128
Annual Data $0$223K
Bonus $1,192 - $28,188
Commission $6,250
Profit Sharing $10,000
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$50,894 - $223,437
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 96

Job Description for Physician / Doctor, General Practice

The main task of a general practitioner, or general physician, is to diagnose and assist patients with routine checkups and examinations. A general physician is the first person whom patients will see when an illness or ailment is troubling them. Therefore, a physician must be able to complete a number of tasks, including collecting, recording, and maintaining patient information such as medical histories, reports, and examination results. He or she must be able to explain procedures and discuss test results or prescribed treatments with patients in a professional and open manner. A general physician must also be able to monitor patients' conditions and progress as well as continually assess the efficiency of a given course of treatment. When necessary, a general physician must also be able to refer a patient to a specialized practitioner.

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Physician / Doctor, General Practice Tasks

  • Collect, record, and maintain patient information, such as medical history, reports, and examination results.
  • Refer patients to medical specialists or other practitioners when necessary.
  • Order, perform, and interpret tests and analyze records, reports, and examination information to diagnose patients' condition.
  • Monitor patients' conditions and progress and reevaluate treatments as necessary.
  • Explain procedures and discuss test results or prescribed treatments with patients.

Common Career Paths for Physician / Doctor, General Practice


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Pay by Experience Level for Physician / Doctor, General Practice

Pay by Experience for a Physician / Doctor, General Practice has a positive trend. An entry-level Physician / Doctor, General Practice with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $109,000 based on 402 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Physician / Doctor, General Practice with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $145,000 based on 238 salaries. An experienced Physician / Doctor, General Practice which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $145,000 based on 203 salaries. A Physician / Doctor, General Practice with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $175,000 based on 128 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $134,210

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Key Stats for Physician / Doctor, General Practice

Gender

Female
49 %
Male
51 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 25 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
19%

Experience Affects Physician / Doctor, General Practice Salaries

▲30%

▲8%

▲8%

National Average
$134,000

▼19%

Skills That Affect Physician / Doctor, General Practice Salaries

urgent care
▲32%


National Average
$134,000


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 25 votes.

Gender

Female
49 %
Male
51 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 74%
dental benefits
Dental: 51%
vision benefits
Vision: 41%
no benefits
None: 24%