Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Rheumatologist is $205,353
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Rheumatologists?
An entry-level Rheumatologist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $201,341 based on 10 salaries. An early career Rheumatologist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $197,522 based on 46 salaries. A mid-career …Read more
What Do Rheumatologists Do?
A rheumatologist specializes in diseases of the musculoskeletal system such as arthritis, tendonitis, gout and osteoporosis, among others. Individuals often visit rheumatologists after receiving a referral from a general practitioner or another medical professional. Rheumatologists review patients' medical records and test results, as well as conduct a physical exam and talk with patients to determine their issues and condition. They work with patients to develop a treatment plan and ensure …Read more
- Diagnose and treat muscle, bone and joint dysfunction.
- Assess and evaluate patient and their concerns.