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Pediatrician salary in United States

How much does a Pediatrician make in the United States?

Average base salary

Average $75,644
Low $28,476
High $200,943
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a pediatrician is $75,644 per year in the United States. 1.1k salaries reported, updated at January 27, 2023

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Top companies for Pediatricians in United States

  1. Cross Country Locums
    55 reviews14 salaries reported
    $344,434per year
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Highest paying cities for Pediatricians near United States

  1. San Diego, CA
    $210,763 per year
    9 salaries reported
  2. Fayetteville, NC
    $183,793 per year
    8 salaries reported
  3. Los Angeles, CA
    $181,992 per year
    24 salaries reported
  1. Manhattan, NY
    $162,079 per year
    6 salaries reported
  2. Passaic, NJ
    $156,697 per year
    7 salaries reported
  3. San Antonio, TX
    $132,521 per year
    15 salaries reported
  1. New York, NY
    $130,755 per year
    18 salaries reported
  2. Orlando, FL
    $71,637 per year
    13 salaries reported
  3. Miami, FL
    $71,541 per year
    8 salaries reported
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Where can a Pediatrician earn more?

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Most common benefits for Pediatricians

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

Based on 44 ratings

57% of Pediatricians 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

64,818 job openings

Average $174,146 per year

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Common questions about salaries for a Pediatrician

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