Dermatologist Salary in the United States

How much does a Dermatologist make in the United States? The average Dermatologist salary in the United States is $338,400 as of May 13, 2019, but the range typically falls between $290,700 and $394,900. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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The Dermatologist prescribes and administers patient medications. Examines and diagnoses disorders and diseases of the human skin. Being a Dermatologist consults with patients to determine the appropriate course of treatment. Performs a variety of laboratory procedures, examines sample tissues, and uses various biological and chemical analyses to identify harmful organisms or pathological conditions. In addition, Dermatologist requires a degree in medicine from an accredited school and is licensed to practice. May report to a medical director. Dermatologist's years of experience requirement may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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