How much does a Primary Care Physician make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Primary Care Physician in the United States is $83 as of October 28, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $73 and $95. 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, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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What is a Primary Care Physician?

A Primary Care Physician (PCP) is a physician who provides both the first contact for a person with an undiagnosed health concern as well as continuing care of varied medical conditions, not limited by cause, organ system, or diagnosis. The term is primarily used in the United States. In the past, the equivalent term was general practitioner in the US; that is still the term in the United Kingdom (and in many other countries). All physicians first complete medical school (MD, MBBS, or DO). To become primary care physicians, medical school graduates then undertake postgraduate training in prim...

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... Primary Care Physician! This integrated multi-specialty group is committed to high-quality, patient-centric care to all types of payor mixes. * Outpatient position * Flexible schedule - 4 or 5 day ...
Fidelis THMed - 6 days ago
Barton Associates - Petersburg , VA
A client in Virginia is seeking a locum tenen Physician to fill a seven-month assignment beginning ... Cases will include all primary care on patients of all ages. Facility uses the EMR Epic.
Barton Associates - 24 days ago
They are a primary care medical office, with a strong focus on overall wellness, implementing holistic and integrative techniques. They currently employ 1 physician, 2 nurse practitioners, and 1 ...
ZipRecruiter - 10 days ago
Barton Associates - Lynchburg , VA
Cases will include: general primary care, immunizations, wellness checks, etc., for both military members and spouses on base. Facility uses the EMR CHCS.
Barton Associates - 6 days ago
The covering physician must be board certified and have current ACLS and BLS certification. The ... Your specialized recruiter takes care of every detail
CompHealth (Staffing) - 16 days ago
The covering physician must be board certified. For this position, you need to have an active VA ... Your specialized recruiter takes care of every detail
CompHealth (Staffing) - 23 days ago
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Average Hourly Wage

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Average Total Hourly Cash Compensation

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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 Primary Care Physician in the United States. The average hourly rate for Primary Care Physician ranges from $73 to $95 with the average hourly pay of $83. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $82 to $116 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $97.

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