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Pediatrician salary in United States

How much does a Pediatrician make in the United States?

Average base salary

Average $174,956
Low $113,613
High $269,421
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a pediatrician is $174,956 per year in the United States. 2.4k salaries reported, updated at November 25, 2023

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Top companies for Pediatricians in United States

  1. Cross Country Locums
    56 reviews133 salaries reported
    $290,331per year
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Highest paying cities for Pediatricians near United States

  1. Long Island, NY
    $248,195 per year
    14 salaries reported
  2. Sacramento, CA
    $201,773 per year
    12 salaries reported
  3. Los Angeles, CA
    $198,633 per year
    40 salaries reported
  1. Houston, TX
    $172,062 per year
    75 salaries reported
  2. Manhattan, NY
    $168,938 per year
    7 salaries reported
  3. Miami, FL
    $162,779 per year
    10 salaries reported
  1. Las Vegas, NV
    $126,682 per year
    73 salaries reported
  2. Jersey City, NJ
    $92,465 per year
    6 salaries reported
  3. Dallas, TX
    $65,897 per year
    77 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

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Average $201,794 per year

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

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Average $121,700 per year

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Common questions about salaries for a Pediatrician

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