Avg. Base Salary (ZAR)
The average salary for a General Practitioner is R488,191
What is the Pay by Experience Level for General Practitioners?
An entry-level General Practitioner with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R395,924 based on 5 salaries. An early career General Practitioner with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R442,784 based on 63 salaries. A …Read more
What Do General Practitioners Do?
General practitioners are doctors who work primarily within clinical environments, and they often provide services for whole families. They provide direct patient care, such as physical exams and assessments, as well as diagnostic tests, x-rays, and lab tests, all of which can lead to a diagnosis. When the practitioner is unsure of a diagnosis, the patient may be referred to another doctor. General practitioners also provide care such as managing wounds, infections, and injuries. Patients may …Read more