How much does a Physician - Geriatrics make in the United States? The average Physician - Geriatrics salary in the United States is $222,720 as of June 27, 2024, but the range typically falls between $204,854 and $243,327. 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. 

Physician - Geriatrics Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Physician - Geriatrics Salary $188,587 US June 27, 2024
25th Percentile Physician - Geriatrics Salary $204,854 US June 27, 2024
50th Percentile Physician - Geriatrics Salary $222,720 US June 27, 2024
75th Percentile Physician - Geriatrics Salary $243,327 US June 27, 2024
90th Percentile Physician - Geriatrics Salary $262,089 US June 27, 2024
25% $204,854 10% $188,587 90% $262,089 75% $243,327 $222,720 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.

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

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Patient Care: Patient care refers to the prevention, treatment, and management of illness and the preservation of physical and mental well-being through services offered by health professionals.

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Critical Care: Critical care is sometimes referred as intensive care. Intensive care medicine, or critical care medicine, is a branch of medicine concerned with the diagnosis and management of life-threatening conditions that may require sophisticated life support and intensive monitoring. An intensivist is a physician who specializes in the care of critically ill patients, most often in the intensive care unit (ICU). Intensivists can be internists or internal medicine sub-specialists (most often pulmonologists), anesthesiologists, emergency medicine physicians, pediatricians (including neonatologists), or surgeons who have completed a fellowship in critical care medicine.

Leadership 3.58%
Patient Care 4.85%
Critical Care 2.02%
Others 89.55%
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Job Description for Physician - Geriatrics

Physician - Geriatrics specializes in dealing with illness and other complications due to the aging process in the elderly. Ensures proper injury care, disease prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and recovery. Being a Physician - Geriatrics treats disorders that arise due to aging such as Parkinson's disease and Alzheimer's disease. Requests necessary tests, follow-up visits and refers patients to specialists, as necessary. Additionally, Physician - Geriatrics requires a MD degree from an accredited school. Requires a valid state license to practice. May report to a medical director. Physician - Geriatrics's years of experience requirement may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement. (Copyright 2024 Salary.com)... View full job description

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

City, State Compared to national average
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
-3.5%
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
-1.3%

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