Average Family Practitioner Salary
$153,000 yearly
$54.64 hourly
Updated July 28, 2021
$70,000
10 %
$153,000
Median
$333,000
90 %
Family practitioners in the United States make an average salary of $153,426 per year or $73.76 per hour. People on the lower end of that spectrum, the bottom 10% to be exact, make roughly $70,000 a year, while the top 10% makes $333,000. As most things go, location can be critical. Alaska, Nevada, Colorado, Vermont, and Washington provide the highest family practitioner salaries.

Average Family Practitioner Salary By State

The darker areas on the map show where family practitioners earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary

Family Practitioner average salary by State

StateascdescAvg. salaryascdescHourly rateascdesc
Alabama
Alabama
$155,966
$155,966
$74.98
$74.98
Alaska
Alaska
$173,553
$173,553
$83.44
$83.44
Arizona
Arizona
$161,477
$161,477
$77.63
$77.63
Arkansas
Arkansas
$148,152
$148,152
$71.23
$71.23
California
California
$160,617
$160,617
$77.22
$77.22
Colorado
Colorado
$166,116
$166,116
$79.86
$79.86
Connecticut
Connecticut
$148,313
$148,313
$71.30
$71.30
Delaware
Delaware
$138,906
$138,906
$66.78
$66.78
District of Columbia
District of Columbia
$131,921
$131,921
$63.42
$63.42
Florida
Florida
$151,497
$151,497
$72.84
$72.84
Georgia
Georgia
$149,783
$149,783
$72.01
$72.01
Hawaii
Hawaii
$141,620
$141,620
$68.09
$68.09
Idaho
Idaho
$152,041
$152,041
$73.10
$73.10
Illinois
Illinois
$140,780
$140,780
$67.68
$67.68
Indiana
Indiana
$138,614
$138,614
$66.64
$66.64
Iowa
Iowa
$138,542
$138,542
$66.61
$66.61
Kansas
Kansas
$145,800
$145,800
$70.10
$70.10
Kentucky
Kentucky
$152,382
$152,382
$73.26
$73.26
Louisiana
Louisiana
$163,062
$163,062
$78.40
$78.40
Maine
Maine
$130,574
$130,574
$62.78
$62.78
Maryland
Maryland
$134,216
$134,216
$64.53
$64.53
Massachusetts
Massachusetts
$146,916
$146,916
$70.63
$70.63
Michigan
Michigan
$138,252
$138,252
$66.47
$66.47
Minnesota
Minnesota
$152,757
$152,757
$73.44
$73.44
Mississippi
Mississippi
$148,299
$148,299
$71.30
$71.30
Missouri
Missouri
$146,506
$146,506
$70.44
$70.44
Montana
Montana
$149,534
$149,534
$71.89
$71.89
Nebraska
Nebraska
$150,146
$150,146
$72.19
$72.19
Nevada
Nevada
$169,174
$169,174
$81.33
$81.33
New Hampshire
New Hampshire
$160,742
$160,742
$77.28
$77.28
New Jersey
New Jersey
$150,078
$150,078
$72.15
$72.15
New Mexico
New Mexico
$158,209
$158,209
$76.06
$76.06
New York
New York
$132,642
$132,642
$63.77
$63.77
North Carolina
North Carolina
$141,001
$141,001
$67.79
$67.79
North Dakota
North Dakota
$146,020
$146,020
$70.20
$70.20
Ohio
Ohio
$133,734
$133,734
$64.30
$64.30
Oklahoma
Oklahoma
$154,925
$154,925
$74.48
$74.48
Oregon
Oregon
$158,187
$158,187
$76.05
$76.05
Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania
$155,857
$155,857
$74.93
$74.93
Rhode Island
Rhode Island
$133,176
$133,176
$64.03
$64.03
South Carolina
South Carolina
$142,243
$142,243
$68.39
$68.39
South Dakota
South Dakota
$138,253
$138,253
$66.47
$66.47
Tennessee
Tennessee
$162,487
$162,487
$78.12
$78.12
Texas
Texas
$162,728
$162,728
$78.23
$78.23
Utah
Utah
$150,877
$150,877
$72.54
$72.54
Vermont
Vermont
$163,949
$163,949
$78.82
$78.82
Virginia
Virginia
$140,045
$140,045
$67.33
$67.33
Washington
Washington
$163,622
$163,622
$78.66
$78.66
West Virginia
West Virginia
$142,064
$142,064
$68.30
$68.30
Wisconsin
Wisconsin
$148,425
$148,425
$71.36
$71.36
Wyoming
Wyoming
$157,364
$157,364
$75.66
$75.66

Highest Paying Cities For Family Practitioner

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CityascdescAvg. salaryascdescHourly rateascdesc
Spokane, WA
Spokane, WA
$207,346
$207,346
$99.69
$99.69
Casper, WY
Casper, WY
$195,039
$195,039
$93.77
$93.77
Hopkinsville, KY
Hopkinsville, KY
$187,221
$187,221
$90.01
$90.01
Dallas, TX
Dallas, TX
$185,009
$185,009
$88.95
$88.95
Portland, OR
Portland, OR
$184,058
$184,058
$88.49
$88.49
Hemet, CA
Hemet, CA
$175,622
$175,622
$84.43
$84.43

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Location

    Average JOB Salary by Field

    Physician

    Avg. salary: $176,157

    Physicians' general responsibility is to check, diagnose, and treat a patient's condition to improve their overall wellness. A physician could be General Practitioners or Specialist Physicians, wherein General Practitioners are physicians who provide regular checkups for patients depending on their needs and refer them to a Specialist Physicians who are more skilled in a particular field of expertise for a thorough diagnosis. Physicians monitor a patient's medical history and ensure follow-up checkups to observe if the condition of a patient is changing over time. A physician may refer a patient to other health professionals for further examination as needed.
    108,811 Physician Jobs
    In-House Physician

    Avg. salary: $224,455

    An In-House Physician is in charge of providing health care services to diagnose and treat the medical conditions of patients within a community or organization. Their responsibilities typically include providing consultations, conducting various tests and examinations, studying a patient's medical history, prescribing medication, developing care and treatment plans, and referring patients to other specialists when necessary. They must also monitor the patients regularly and help them feel comfortable every step of the way. In-House Physicians must maintain an active communication line with nurses and other health care experts for a smooth and efficient workflow.
    49,720 In-House Physician Jobs
    Acute Care Physician

    Avg. salary: $216,402

    An acute care physician is responsible for providing quality care services for the patients, diagnosing them, and administering medications. These physicians have the same duties as regular physicians, usually working for patients with a short-term illness or those patients recovered from medical conditions that require ongoing treatment and medications. Acute care physicians monitor patients' medical histories, scheduling follow-up checkups, as well as other procedures. They should have excellent communication and organizational skills, and most importantly, the knowledge of the medical industry within their expertise.
    88,704 Acute Care Physician Jobs
    Attending Physician

    Avg. salary: $201,942

    An Attending Physician typically supervises fellows, residents, medical students, and other practitioners. They are responsible for supervising each patient every day, reviewing treatment plans with residents, and supervising patient management documents.
    46,580 Attending Physician Jobs
    Psychiatric Nurse

    Avg. salary: $61,710

    A Psychiatric Nurses role is to supervise the medication and treatment of patients diagnosed with mental disabilities, illnesses, or distresses. They have an essential role in the administration of psychiatric treatment and care.
    273,970 Psychiatric Nurse Jobs
    Medical Staff Physician

    Avg. salary: $227,652

    Medical staff physicians are medical professionals who work in the Public Health Department to direct and provide medical diagnostic and treatment services in a medical practice setting. These physicians are required to provide different public health programs while providing general medical care to patients diagnosed with illnesses, diseases, and other medical conditions. They must direct the work of practitioners, nurses, and other support staff in the treatment of health problems. Medical staff physicians must also attend medical staff meetings to implement and review hospital policies and procedures.
    84,815 Medical Staff Physician Jobs

    Which Companies Pay Family Practitioners The Most?

    If you want to get paid the most as a family practitioner, being employed by a company such as Neighborhood Health Care or CHAS Health would be a smart choice, as they are the highest paying companies in this field. Additionally, companies like Big Sandy Health Care and Jennie Stuart Medical Center also report highly competitive salaries for family practitioners.
    Company

    Recently Added Family Practitioner Salaries

    Location
    CompanyascdescJobascdescLocationascdescDate AddedascdescSalaryascdesc
    Spot On Recruiting, Inc.
    Spot On Recruiting, Inc.
    Family Practitioner (Outpatient)
    Family Practitioner (Outpatient)
    Family Practitioner (Outpatient)
    Portland, OR
    Portland, OR
    06/18/2021
    06/18/2021
    $170,000
    $170,000
    06/18/2021
    Spot On Recruiting, Inc.
    Spot On Recruiting, Inc.
    Family Practitioner (Outpatient)
    Family Practitioner (Outpatient)
    Family Practitioner (Outpatient)
    Indianapolis, IN
    Indianapolis, IN
    04/28/2021
    04/28/2021
    $200,000
    $200,000
    04/28/2021
    Family Practitioner
    Family Practitioner
    Jefferson, OH
    Jefferson, OH
    03/08/2021
    03/08/2021
    $587,506
    $587,506
    03/08/2021
    Family Practitioner
    Family Practitioner
    Woodhaven, MI
    Woodhaven, MI
    02/26/2021
    02/26/2021
    $204,000
    $204,000
    02/26/2021
    Spot On Recruiting, Inc.
    Spot On Recruiting, Inc.
    Family Practitioner (Outpatient)
    Family Practitioner (Outpatient)
    Family Practitioner (Outpatient)
    Portland, OR
    Portland, OR
    12/28/2020
    12/28/2020
    $170,000
    $170,000
    12/28/2020
    XXX
    XXX
    Family Practitioner Opening
    Family Practitioner Opening
    Family Practitioner Opening
    Sterling, IL
    Sterling, IL
    12/27/2020
    12/27/2020
    $200,000
    $200,000
    12/27/2020
    Spot On Recruiting, Inc.
    Spot On Recruiting, Inc.
    Family Practitioner (Outpatient)
    Family Practitioner (Outpatient)
    Family Practitioner (Outpatient)
    Indianapolis, IN
    Indianapolis, IN
    11/04/2020
    11/04/2020
    $200,000
    $200,000
    11/04/2020
    Spot On Recruiting, Inc.
    Spot On Recruiting, Inc.
    Family Practitioner (Outpatient)
    Family Practitioner (Outpatient)
    Family Practitioner (Outpatient)
    Indianapolis, IN
    Indianapolis, IN
    10/14/2020
    10/14/2020
    $170,000
    $170,000
    10/14/2020
    Spot On Recruiting, Inc.
    Spot On Recruiting, Inc.
    Family Practitioner (Outpatient)
    Family Practitioner (Outpatient)
    Family Practitioner (Outpatient)
    Indianapolis, IN
    Indianapolis, IN
    07/28/2020
    07/28/2020
    $200,000
    $200,000
    07/28/2020
    Family Practitioner/Physician-In-Charge
    Family Practitioner/Physician-In-Charge
    Saint Clair Shores, MI
    Saint Clair Shores, MI
    07/28/2020
    07/28/2020
    $255,140
    $255,140
    07/28/2020

    Average Family Practitioner Salary by Demographic

    Family Practitioner Gender Pay Gap

    male-income
    Male Income
    $152,836
    female-income
    Female Income
    $131,988
    Median Family Practitioner Income by Race
    Asian family practitioners have the highest average salary compared to other ethnicities. Unknown family practitioners have the lowest average salary at $136,723.
    $149,000
    $146,000
    $143,000
    $140,000
    $137,000
    $134,000
    White
    Black or African American
    Asian
    Unknown
    Hispanic or Latino
    Ethnicityascdesc
    Salaryascdesc
    White$147,201
    Black or African American$138,744
    Asian$147,852
    Unknown$136,723
    Hispanic or Latino$141,539
    Average Family Practitioner Salary by Education Level
    $155,000
    $150,000
    $145,000
    $140,000
    $135,000
    $130,000
    $125,000
    Master's Degree
    Doctorate Degree
    Educationascdesc
    Salaryascdesc
    Master's Degree$152,836
    Doctorate Degree$129,625