Doctor earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Doctor salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Florida $70,000
California $150,000
New York $112,000
Texas $110,000

How do doctor salaries compare to similar careers?

Doctors earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than cardiothoracic surgeons but more than psychiatrists.

Career Median Salary
Cardiothoracic surgeon salary $255K
Surgeon salary $255K
Orthopaedic surgeon salary $255K
Neurosurgeon salary $255K
Colorectal surgeon salary $255K
Doctor salary $106K
Oral and maxillofacial surgeon salary $242K
Gynecologist salary $238K
Orthodontist salary $226K
Psychiatrist salary $220K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)