Medscape report compares physician salaries by specialty

The 2017 Medscape Physician Compensation Report shows that physician incomes have steadily increased over the past 7 years. Results are based on surveys completed by more than 19,000 physicians.

The top earners among all physicians are orthopedists ($489,000), and the lowest earners are pediatricians ($202,000). Other average earnings by specialty include:

  • Anesthesiology – $364,000
  • Pulmonary medicine – $310,000
  • Neurology – $249,000
  • Psychiatry – $235,000
  • Internal Medicine – $225,000
  • Family Medicine – $209,000

2017-04-07T00:00:00+00:00 April 7th, 2017|Clinical Resources|