How much does a Physician - Generalist make in the United States? The average Physician - Generalist salary in the United States is $230,838 as of May 28, 2024, but the range typically falls between $199,866 and $258,203. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

Physician - Generalist Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Physician - Generalist Salary $171,667 US May 28, 2024
25th Percentile Physician - Generalist Salary $199,866 US May 28, 2024
50th Percentile Physician - Generalist Salary $230,838 US May 28, 2024
75th Percentile Physician - Generalist Salary $258,203 US May 28, 2024
90th Percentile Physician - Generalist Salary $283,118 US May 28, 2024
25% $199,866 10% $171,667 90% $283,118 75% $258,203 $230,838 50%(Median) Didn’t find job title? Click
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Each competency has five to ten behavioral assertions that can be observed, each with a corresponding performance level (from one to five) that is required for a particular job.


Leadership: Knowledge of and ability to employ effective strategies that motivate and guide other members within our business to achieve optimum results.


Pediatric: Pediatrics is the branch of medicine that involves the medical care of infants, children, adolescents, and young adults.


Oncology: Designing, constructing, and repairing dental prosthetics and restorative and orthodontic devices to help patients correct dental conditions.

Leadership 2.87%
Pediatric 4.94%
Oncology 2.31%
Others 89.88%
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Job Description for Physician - Generalist

Physician - Generalist examines and treats general client base to ensure proper injury care, disease prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and recovery. Prescribes and administers medications, performs routine vaccinations, and provides advice regarding personal health and hygiene. Being a Physician - Generalist requests necessary tests, follow-up visits and refers patients to specialists, as necessary. Requires a MD degree from an accredited school. Additionally, Physician - Generalist requires a valid state license to practice. May report to a medical director. Physician - Generalist's years of experience requirement may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement. (Copyright 2024 View full job description

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Physician - Generalist salary varies from city to city. Compared with national average salary of Physician - Generalist, the highest Physician - Generalist salary is in San Francisco, CA, where the Physician - Generalist salary is 25.0% above. The lowest Physician - Generalist salary is in Miami, FL, where the Physician - Generalist salary is 3.5% lower than national average salary.

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City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
+ 25.0%
City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
+ 11.3%
City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
+ 4.9%
City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
+ 12.1%
City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 16.8%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average

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