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Physician salary in the United States

Average salary
$152,500/yr
Based on 34,497 income tax records
$28,000
$469,000
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$28,000
$469,000
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 Physician in the United States is $152,500 per year. These insights are exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 34,497 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported this type of occupation. Physician salaries in the United States can vary between $28,000 to $469,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, and more. Read more
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Physician salary by city

Location
Average salary per year
Salary range
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Charlotte Metro Area, NC
217 income tax records
$236,000/yr
$128K – $325K
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Greenville Metro Area, SC
109 income tax records
$215,500/yr
$66K – $315K
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Sacramento Metro Area, CA
289 income tax records
$215,000/yr
$92K – $303K
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Austin Metro Area, TX
265 income tax records
$214,000/yr
$136K – $289K
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Minneapolis Metro Area, MN
462 income tax records
$210,500/yr
$108K – $294K
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Raleigh Metro Area, NC
108 income tax records
$208,500/yr
$134K – $308K
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Orlando Metro Area, FL
217 income tax records
$207,500/yr
$81K – $284K
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Portland Metro Area, OR
515 income tax records
$204,500/yr
$103K – $272K
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Portland Metro Area, ME
127 income tax records
$200,500/yr
$66K – $271K
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San Francisco Metro Area, CA
1,019 income tax records
$200,000/yr
$95K – $297K
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Indianapolis Metro Area, IN
344 income tax records
$196,500/yr
$67K – $286K
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Atlanta Metro Area, GA
551 income tax records
$179,000/yr
$74K – $275K
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Seattle Metro Area, WA
867 income tax records
$179,000/yr
$79K – $264K
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San Jose Metro Area, CA
270 income tax records
$178,500/yr
$84K – $297K
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Allentown Metro Area, PA
105 income tax records
$171,500/yr
$63K – $276K
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Oklahoma City Metro Area, OK
120 income tax records
$170,500/yr
$57K – $278K
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Milwaukee Metro Area, WI
256 income tax records
$167,000/yr
$62K – $252K
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Jacksonville Metro Area, FL
204 income tax records
$165,000/yr
$55K – $276K
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Denver Metro Area, CO
589 income tax records
$163,500/yr
$70K – $231K
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Pittsburgh Metro Area, PA
450 income tax records
$162,500/yr
$63K – $264K
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Washington Metro Area, DC
885 income tax records
$162,500/yr
$69K – $240K
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Salt Lake City Metro Area, UT
217 income tax records
$160,000/yr
$63K – $237K
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Urban Honolulu Metro Area, HI
151 income tax records
$159,000/yr
$73K – $232K
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Phoenix Metro Area, AZ
352 income tax records
$157,500/yr
$59K – $253K
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Kansas City Metro Area, MO
228 income tax records
$157,000/yr
$60K – $259K
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Louisville Metro Area, KY
147 income tax records
$157,000/yr
$56K – $263K
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Dallas Metro Area, TX
679 income tax records
$157,000/yr
$59K – $262K
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Virginia Beach Metro Area, VA
209 income tax records
$156,500/yr
$68K – $229K
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Rochester Metro Area, NY
167 income tax records
$156,000/yr
$61K – $230K
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Madison Metro Area, WI
182 income tax records
$155,500/yr
$65K – $258K
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Grand Rapids Metro Area, MI
120 income tax records
$154,000/yr
$53K – $247K
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Richmond Metro Area, VA
220 income tax records
$154,000/yr
$58K – $227K
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Miami Metro Area, FL
522 income tax records
$153,000/yr
$57K – $258K
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Tampa Metro Area, FL
369 income tax records
$152,000/yr
$54K – $260K
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Little Rock Metro Area, AR
110 income tax records
$147,500/yr
$53K – $224K
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Albuquerque Metro Area, NM
169 income tax records
$142,500/yr
$54K – $261K
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San Diego Metro Area, CA
374 income tax records
$142,000/yr
$68K – $254K
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Houston Metro Area, TX
889 income tax records
$141,500/yr
$58K – $240K
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Nashville Metro Area, TN
316 income tax records
$140,500/yr
$56K – $240K
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Hartford Metro Area, CT
182 income tax records
$136,500/yr
$64K – $223K
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San Antonio Metro Area, TX
340 income tax records
$136,500/yr
$62K – $213K
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Cincinnati Metro Area, OH
299 income tax records
$136,000/yr
$59K – $245K
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Boston Metro Area, MA
1,284 income tax records
$133,500/yr
$68K – $217K
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Winston Metro Area, NC
136 income tax records
$132,000/yr
$54K – $247K
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Columbus Metro Area, OH
391 income tax records
$129,000/yr
$52K – $219K
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St. Louis Metro Area, MO
415 income tax records
$128,000/yr
$54K – $243K
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Omaha Metro Area, NE
145 income tax records
$117,500/yr
$58K – $270K
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Baltimore Metro Area, MD
567 income tax records
$116,000/yr
$57K – $215K
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Providence Metro Area, RI
178 income tax records
$109,500/yr
$59K – $219K
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Worcester Metro Area, MA
128 income tax records
$107,500/yr
$55K – $203K

Physician salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year
Salary range
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The University Of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Harris County, TX
54 income tax records
$411,000/yr
$284K – $558K
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University Of Pgh Physicians, Allegheny County, PA
74 income tax records
$241,500/yr
$185K – $334K
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Washington University In St. Louis, St. Louis County, MO
66 income tax records
$219,500/yr
$158K – $295K
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UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas County, TX
89 income tax records
$214,000/yr
$142K – $283K
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The Methodist Hospital, Harris County, TX
51 income tax records
$95,000/yr
$58K – $288K
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Children's Hospital Medical Center, Hamilton County, OH
58 income tax records
$91,500/yr
$61K – $170K
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Emory University, DeKalb County, GA
84 income tax records
$90,500/yr
$62K – $214K
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University Of Rochester, Monroe County, NY
82 income tax records
$86,000/yr
$59K – $224K
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Stanford Health Care, Santa Clara County, CA
53 income tax records
$80,000/yr
$64K – $85K
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MaineHealth, Cumberland County, ME
61 income tax records
$78,500/yr
$57K – $243K
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New York, New York County, NY
131 income tax records
$73,000/yr
$39K – $79K
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Los Angeles County, Los Angeles County, CA
112 income tax records
$72,500/yr
$68K – $77K
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University Of California San Diego, San Diego County, CA
114 income tax records
$69,000/yr
$60K – $225K
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The University Of Iowa, Johnson County, IA
76 income tax records
$67,000/yr
$57K – $191K
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University Of Utah, Salt Lake County, UT
115 income tax records
$66,500/yr
$59K – $189K
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Partners Healthcare Partners Pay, Suffolk County, MA
73 income tax records
$65,500/yr
$37K – $68K
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UW Health, Dane County, WI
78 income tax records
$65,000/yr
$62K – $181K
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Rush University Medical Center, Cook County, IL
82 income tax records
$64,500/yr
$59K – $183K
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University Of Arkansas For Medical Sciences, Pulaski County, AR
62 income tax records
$64,000/yr
$53K – $190K
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Yale New Haven Hospital, New Haven County, CT
53 income tax records
$63,500/yr
$34K – $66K
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Penn State Health, Dauphin County, PA
69 income tax records
$63,000/yr
$58K – $172K
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University Hospitals, Cuyahoga County, OH
97 income tax records
$63,000/yr
$55K – $173K
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University Of Washington, King County, WA
162 income tax records
$62,000/yr
$57K – $86K
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UChicago Medicine, Cook County, IL
66 income tax records
$60,000/yr
$29K – $65K
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Mcgaw Medical Center Of, Cook County, IL
87 income tax records
$60,000/yr
$56K – $63K
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University Of Kentucky, Fayette County, KY
69 income tax records
$58,500/yr
$52K – $132K
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Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia County, PA
85 income tax records
$58,500/yr
$53K – $68K
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Miami-Dade County, Miami-Dade County, FL
78 income tax records
$58,000/yr
$44K – $63K
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Banneruniv Med Group, Maricopa County, AZ
54 income tax records
$57,500/yr
$53K – $68K
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University Of Florida, Alachua County, FL
124 income tax records
$57,500/yr
$49K – $158K
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Univ Health Center Of Pgh, Allegheny County, PA
112 income tax records
$57,500/yr
$32K – $61K
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University Of Virginia, Charlottesville County, VA
55 income tax records
$57,500/yr
$37K – $60K
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University Of New Mexico, Bernalillo County, NM
76 income tax records
$56,500/yr
$48K – $130K
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Loyola Medicine, Cook County, IL
53 income tax records
$56,500/yr
$53K – $59K
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Indiana University, Marion County, IN
64 income tax records
$56,500/yr
$54K – $59K
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BJC HealthCare, St. Louis County, MO
97 income tax records
$55,000/yr
$44K – $58K
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Tulane University, Orleans County, LA
53 income tax records
$55,000/yr
$52K – $128K
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University Of Louisville, Jefferson County, KY
54 income tax records
$54,500/yr
$32K – $58K
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OhioHealth, Franklin County, OH
54 income tax records
$54,500/yr
$28K – $93K
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University Of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore County, MD
55 income tax records
$54,500/yr
$49K – $57K
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The University Of Tennessee, Shelby County, TN
75 income tax records
$54,000/yr
$52K – $57K
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The Ohio State University, Franklin County, OH
126 income tax records
$54,000/yr
$45K – $194K
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University Of Illinois, Cook County, IL
75 income tax records
$53,500/yr
$49K – $70K
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Saint Louis University, St. Louis County, MO
52 income tax records
$53,500/yr
$48K – $59K
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Parkland Health & Hospital System, Dallas County, TX
87 income tax records
$52,500/yr
$26K – $54K
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Wake Forest Baptist Health, Forsyth County, NC
54 income tax records
$52,000/yr
$48K – $55K
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University Health System, Bexar County, TX
57 income tax records
$52,000/yr
$26K – $53K
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The University Of Alabama At Birmingham, Jefferson County, AL
67 income tax records
$52,000/yr
$29K – $55K
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West Virginia University, Monongalia County, WV
55 income tax records
$52,000/yr
$50K – $74K
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University Of South Florida, Hillsborough County, FL
55 income tax records
$50,000/yr
$48K – $52K

Physician demographics in the United States

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43% are single
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57% are married
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43% have kids
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53% own a home

Physician salaries by age

$0
$61,500
$123,000
$184,500
$246,000
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Physicians in the United States

34,497 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a physician in the United States is $152,500 per year. Physician salaries in the United States can vary between $28,000 to $469,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 34,497 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as physician.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for physicians in the United States: The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center ($411,000 a year), University of Pgh Physicians ($241,500 a year), and Washington University in St. Louis ($219,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for physicians in the United States: Charlotte Metro Area, NC ($236,000 a year), Greenville Metro Area, SC ($215,500 a year), and Sacramento Metro Area, CA ($215,000 a year).
*Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Learn more
**Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.