Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2015

29-1069 Physicians and Surgeons, All Other

All physicians and surgeons not listed separately.


National estimates for this occupation
Industry profile for this occupation
Geographic profile for this occupation

National estimates for this occupation: Top

Employment estimate and mean wage estimates for this occupation:

Employment (1) Employment
RSE (3)
Mean hourly
wage
Mean annual
wage (2)
Wage RSE (3)
322,740 1.3 % $95.05 $197,700 0.9 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $27.80 $56.02 (5) (5) (5)
Annual Wage (2) $57,820 $116,510 (5) (5) (5)


Industry profile for this occupation: Top

Industries with the highest published employment and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all industries with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.

Industries with the highest levels of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Offices of Physicians 150,270 5.99 $110.02 $228,830
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals 95,540 1.81 $75.80 $157,670
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation) 32,970 1.66 $99.05 $206,010
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools 13,040 0.44 $47.81 $99,450
Outpatient Care Centers 10,080 1.37 $107.72 $224,060

Industries with the highest concentration of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Offices of Physicians 150,270 5.99 $110.02 $228,830
Medical and Diagnostic Laboratories 5,600 2.20 $119.19 $247,910
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals 95,540 1.81 $75.80 $157,670
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation) 32,970 1.66 $99.05 $206,010
Specialty (except Psychiatric and Substance Abuse) Hospitals 4,080 1.64 $67.47 $140,340

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Medical and Diagnostic Laboratories 5,600 2.20 $119.19 $247,910
Offices of Dentists (8) (8) $112.37 $233,730
Offices of Physicians 150,270 5.99 $110.02 $228,830
Management of Companies and Enterprises 240 0.01 $108.54 $225,760
Outpatient Care Centers 10,080 1.37 $107.72 $224,060


Geographic profile for this occupation: Top

States and areas with the highest published employment, location quotients, and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all areas with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.




States with the highest employment level in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
New York 43,540 4.85 2.07 $85.37 $177,580
California 21,850 1.41 0.60 $98.04 $203,920
Texas 19,870 1.72 0.73 $94.91 $197,410
Pennsylvania 17,460 3.06 1.31 $91.13 $189,560
Florida 16,930 2.14 0.91 $96.02 $199,720



States with the highest concentration of jobs and location quotients in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Rhode Island 2,580 5.48 2.34 $81.31 $169,120
New York 43,540 4.85 2.07 $85.37 $177,580
Maine 2,410 4.08 1.74 $101.33 $210,760
West Virginia 2,780 3.93 1.68 $101.98 $212,130
Maryland 9,560 3.68 1.57 $87.81 $182,650



Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
New Hampshire 2,030 3.20 1.37 $117.65 $244,710
Alabama 5,300 2.82 1.20 $117.11 $243,590
Wyoming 360 1.26 0.54 $116.25 $241,800
Minnesota 3,980 1.43 0.61 $114.97 $239,130
Montana 1,200 2.68 1.14 $113.86 $236,840




Metropolitan areas with the highest employment level in this occupation:

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
New York-Jersey City-White Plains, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 32,420 5.00 2.14 $82.19 $170,960
Chicago-Naperville-Arlington Heights, IL Metropolitan Division 9,370 2.62 1.12 $83.56 $173,810
Nassau County-Suffolk County, NY Metropolitan Division 7,740 6.07 2.59 $95.08 $197,760
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA 6,800 2.74 1.17 $111.74 $232,410
Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA NECTA Division 6,300 3.58 1.53 $65.63 $136,520
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX 5,560 1.90 0.81 $86.83 $180,600
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 5,230 1.28 0.54 $108.26 $225,180
Silver Spring-Frederick-Rockville, MD Metropolitan Division 5,040 8.76 3.74 $79.28 $164,900
Newark, NJ-PA Metropolitan Division 4,960 4.30 1.84 $82.97 $172,580
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 4,790 1.98 0.85 $98.89 $205,700