Primary Care Physician Salary in the United States

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 $81 as of September 26, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $71 and $93. 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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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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 $71 to $93 with the average hourly pay of $81. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $80 to $113 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $94.

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