Primary care physician salary in United States
How much does a Primary Care Physician make in the United States?
Average base salary
The average salary for a primary care physician is $201,783 per year in the United States. 7.4k salaries reported, updated at November 25, 2023
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Best-paid skills and qualifications for Primary Care Physicians
BC/BE(earn +62.80% more)
The jobs requiring this certification have decrease by 42.65% since 2018. Primary Care Physicians with this certification earn +62.80% more than the average base salary, which is $201,783 per year.
|Year||Number of job openings on Indeed requiring this certification||Change from previous year|
|2011||10||increase by 10|
|2012||1989||increase by 19790.00%|
|2013||10182||increase by 411.92%|
|2014||22910||increase by 125.00%|
|2015||12955||decrease by 43.45%|
|2016||25749||increase by 98.76%|
|2017||17014||decrease by 33.92%|
|2018||17084||increase by 0.41%|
|2019||9798||decrease by 42.65%|
Most common benefits for Primary Care Physicians
- 401(k) matching
- 403(b) matching
- 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
- Life insurance
- Loan assistance
- Loan forgiveness
- Loan repayment program
- Malpractice insurance
- Opportunities for advancement
- Paid time off
- Parental leave
- Professional development assistance
- Profit sharing
- Referral program
- Relocation assistance
- Retirement plan
- Tuition reimbursement
- Vision insurance
- Wellness program
Salary satisfactionBased on 67 ratings
58% of Primary Care Physicians in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.
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Common questions about salaries for a Primary Care Physician
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