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Doctor salary in California

Average salary
$111,000/yr
Based on 487 income tax records
$29,000
$403,500
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$29,000
$403,500
DATA PROVIDED BY turbotax icon

Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

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The average salary for a Doctor in California is $111,000 per year. These insights are exclusive to Mint Salary and are based on 487 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported this type of occupation. Doctor salaries in California can vary between $29,000 to $403,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, and more. Read more
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Doctor salary by city

Location
Average salary per year
Salary range
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Oakland, CA
18 income tax records
$233,000/yr
$189K – $277K
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Palo Alto, CA
11 income tax records
$152,000/yr
$106K – $260K
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San Francisco, CA
55 income tax records
$109,000/yr
$73K – $219K
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Los Angeles, CA
59 income tax records
$73,500/yr
$63K – $116K
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San Diego, CA
42 income tax records
$69,000/yr
$60K – $168K
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Sacramento, CA
19 income tax records
$67,000/yr
$58K – $247K

Doctor salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year
Salary range
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Permanente Medicine, California
59 income tax records
$281,500/yr
$238K – $346K
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Northwell Health, California
10 income tax records
$233,000/yr
$197K – $265K
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US Department Of Defense, California
18 income tax records
$103,500/yr
$63K – $126K
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Stanford Health Care, California
18 income tax records
$84,000/yr
$79K – $89K
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Los Angeles County, California
24 income tax records
$75,000/yr
$71K – $78K
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University Of California Sf, California
40 income tax records
$72,500/yr
$55K – $163K
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University Of California San Diego, California
12 income tax records
$66,000/yr
$62K – $110K
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University Of California, California
32 income tax records
$63,000/yr
$61K – $85K
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Kaiser Foundation Health Plan, California
14 income tax records
$63,000/yr
$54K – $70K

Doctor demographics in California

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46% are single
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54% are married
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36% have kids
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46% own a home

Doctor salaries by age

$0
$59,500
$119,000
$178,500
$238,000
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Doctors in California

487 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a doctor in California is $111,000 per year. Doctor salaries in California can vary between $29,000 to $403,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 487 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as doctor.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for doctors in California: Permanente Medicine ($281,500 a year), Northwell Health ($233,000 a year), and US Department of Defense ($103,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for doctors in California: Oakland, CA ($233,000 a year), Palo Alto, CA ($152,000 a year), and San Francisco, CA ($109,000 a year).
*Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Learn more
**Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.