Urologist earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Urologist salary by state

State Name Average Salary
New Hampshire $275,840
North Dakota $266,510
Maine $257,550
Montana $247,260
Minnesota $245,040
Alaska $244,220
Idaho $241,670
Wisconsin $239,610
Washington $239,080
Indiana $237,470
Georgia $235,060
Wyoming $234,610
Tennessee $231,960
New Mexico $229,100
Arizona $229,090
Hawaii $228,470
South Dakota $227,710
Nevada $227,500
Kentucky $223,770
West Virginia $222,270
Connecticut $221,870
Colorado $219,310
Iowa $219,300
Utah $218,210
Delaware $216,600
Ohio $212,160
Rhode Island $197,950
New Jersey $208,820
California $204,190
Massachusetts $207,990
Florida $197,710
Missouri $198,920
Oregon $199,960
Texas $195,630
Virginia $201,770
North Carolina $196,670
Maryland $182,970
Pennsylvania $187,440
Kansas $186,790
South Carolina $170,280
Louisiana $164,470
Illinois $160,050
Alabama $163,790
District of Columbia $167,090
Michigan $173,480
Vermont $151,020
Mississippi $143,010
New York $139,710
Arkansas $127,190
Nebraska $114,250
Oklahoma $114,570
Virgin Islands $106,860
Puerto Rico $109,490

How much does a Urologist earn?

Because an urologist also performs surgery, the average yearly urologist salary can be very lucrative. Medscape's 2014 Compensation Report, urologist's salaries are third from the top among all physicians, with average earnings of $348,000 (for full-time work). As in previous Medscape reports, orthopaedic surgeons are the salary leaders, followed by cardiologists.

The highest urologist salaries are seen in the Northwest and North Central regions ($406,000 and $392,000, respectively). The lowest urologist salaries are in the Northeast ($320,000), where most of the lowest physician earners practice, and the second lowest-paid urologists are in the Mid-Atlantic region ($336,000).

Average yearly urologist salary based on number of years of work experience is:

$60,000 – $356,000 for one to four years
$112,751 – $204,470 for five to nine years
$96,846 – $453,018 for 10 -19 years
$100,101 – $499, 666 for 20 or more years

How do urologist salaries compare to similar careers?

Urologists earn 6% less than similar careers in the United States.

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Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)