The following physician compensation data was compiled from January 1, 2020 – December 31, 2020. This was a nationwide survey with a broad geographic distribution of physicians representing each region of the United States. The vast majority of physicians surveyed had between 1 and 10 years of practice experience. Compensation figures do not take into consideration physician benefits (such as 401(k) contributions), signing bonus, student loan repayment, etc. The amount does include salary, and/or bonus/performance incentives paid during calendar year 2020. Please note that the impact of COVID-19 on physician compensation may be felt more in 2021 as opposed to 2020. Figures have been rounded to nearest thousandth. For more details on the survey, please call 1-800-576-9629.

Primary Care
Family Practice (no OB) $235,000
Internal Medicine $253,000
Internal Medicine (Hospitalist) $268,000
OB/GYN $315,000
Pediatrics $228,000
Medical Specialties
Cardiology $426,000
Dermatology $416,000
Endocrinology $239,000
Gastroenterology $431,000
Hematology/Oncology $439,000
Infectious Disease $237,000
Nephrology $302,000
Neurology $277,000
Psychiatry $269,000
Pulmonary Medicine $332,000
Rheumatology $258,000
Surgery Specialties
General Surgery $392,000
Neurosurgery $748,000
Ophthalmology $392,000
Orthopedic Surgery $537,000
Vascular Surgery $491,000
Urology $446,000
Emergency Medicine $339,000
Anesthesiology $411,000
Radiology $446,000