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Family medicine physician salary in United States

How much does a Family Medicine Physician make in the United States?

Average base salary

Average $289,747
Low $249,786
High $336,101
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a family medicine physician is $289,747 per year in the United States. 23.4k salaries reported, updated at December 3, 2022

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Salaries by years of experience in the United States

Years of experiencePer year
Less than 1 year
1 to 2 years
3 to 5 years
6 to 9 years
More than 10 years
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Top companies for Family Medicine Physicians in United States

  1. Cross Country Locums
    55 reviews21 salaries reported
    $340,731per year
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Highest paying cities for Family Medicine Physicians near United States

  1. Modesto, CA
    $299,771 per year
    118 salaries reported
  2. Green Bay, WI
    $295,409 per year
    105 salaries reported
  3. Charleston, SC
    $291,510 per year
    29 salaries reported
  1. Tulsa, OK
    $284,538 per year
    35 salaries reported
  2. Chicago, IL
    $280,638 per year
    116 salaries reported
  3. New York, NY
    $249,779 per year
    71 salaries reported
  1. Fort Worth, TX
    $249,063 per year
    27 salaries reported
  2. Memphis, TN
    $237,876 per year
    6 salaries reported
  3. Bronx, NY
    $191,140 per year
    8 salaries reported
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Where can a Family Medicine Physician earn more?

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for Family Medicine Physicians

Most recommended license


(earn +8.99% more)

The jobs requiring this license have decrease by 62.68% since 2018. Family Medicine Physicians with this license earn +8.99% more than the average base salary, which is $289,747 per year.

Job Trend
YearNumber of job openings on Indeed requiring this licenseChange from previous year
201287increase by 87
2013307increase by 252.87%
2014266decrease by 13.36%
2015679increase by 155.26%
20161364increase by 100.88%
2017984decrease by 27.86%
2018836decrease by 15.04%
2019312decrease by 62.68%

Top companies hiring Family Medicine Physicians on Indeed

Inova Health System
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Texas County Memorial Hospital
Stone Ridge Family Medicine
Vita Family Medicine and Med Spa
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Top specialties
Top skills
Leadership Experience

More critical skills and qualifications that pay well

Top SpecialtiesSalaryJob openingsCompanies
114 jobs310
171 jobs719
103 jobs417
58 jobs147
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Most common benefits for Family Medicine Physicians

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • 403(b)
  • 403(b) matching
  • 457(b)
  • AD&D insurance
  • Continuing education credits
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • License reimbursement
  • Life insurance
  • Loan assistance
  • Loan forgiveness
  • Loan repayment program
  • Malpractice insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Profit sharing
  • Relocation assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Travel reimbursement
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Visa sponsorship
  • Vision insurance
  • Wellness program
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 34 ratings

65% of Family Medicine Physicians in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in United States?

Primary Care Physician

65,643 job openings

Average $165,369 per year

Obstetrics and Gynecology Physician

3,533 job openings

Average $77,400 per year

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Common questions about salaries for a Family Medicine Physician

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