How much does a General Practitioner make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a General Practitioner in the United States is $112 as of June 27, 2024, but the salary range typically falls between $98 and $126. Hourly rate 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. 

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What is a General Practitioner?

In the medical profession, a General Practitioner (GP) is a medical doctor who treats acute and chronic illnesses and provides preventive care and health education to patients. A General Practitioner manages types of illness that present in an undifferentiated way at an early stage of development, which may require urgent intervention. The holistic approach of general practice aims to take into consideration the biological, psychological, and social factors relevant to the care of each patient's illness. Their duties are not confined to specific organs of the body, and they have particular sk...

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Job Openings for General Practitioner
Description CHRISTUS Health is seeking a Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant to join the esteemed team at CHRISTUS South New Mexico General Surgery Associates in Alamogordo, New Mexico. About ...
PracticeMatch - 17 days ago
... Practitioner (NP) provides service to patients in designated care settings, including: acute, short and long-term care, by assisting physicians, assessing patients, and treating injuries and ailments
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 23 days ago
ERP International - Surprise , AZ
Provide a full range of outcome-based nurse practitioner services in accordance with privileges granted by the MTF (e.g., supervise and provide general screening and medical care and examinations of ...
ZipRecruiter - 1 day ago
Center for Orthopedic Research and Educa - Prescott Valley , AZ
Please see below for the functions and requirements to be a Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner with Northern Arizona Orthopaedics (NAO). GENERAL DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES AND POSITION: This APP ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 87 days ago
Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research - Phoenix , AZ
Common diagnoses encountered on our general cardiology service include acute coronary syndrome ... Nurse Practitioner: Masters-prepared graduate of an accredited school of nursing and Nurse ...
iHire - 2 days ago
Morph Enterprise - El Cajon , CA
... general health without the need/urge to refer patients to outside specialty care providers. 3. Is ... Nurse Practitioner License, or Licensed Independent Practitioner * Preferred: Nationally Certified ...
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These charts show the average hourly wage (core compensation), as well as the average total hourly cash compensation for the job of General Practitioner in the United States. The average hourly rate for General Practitioner ranges from $98 to $126 with the average hourly pay of $112. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $100 to $126 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $113.

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