Compensation increase in select medical specialties in the U.S. as of 2018*

U.S. medical specialties percentage compensation increase 2018 This statistic depicts the percentage increase in compensation within a year as of 2018 in select medical specialties in the United States. Cardiology saw a three percent increase in salary between this year's and last year's compensation survey.
Show more
Loading statistic...
Expand statistic
Percent increase in compensation
Psychiatry16%
Plastic surgery14%
Physical medicine/rehabilitation13%
Oncology10%
Critical care9%
Rheumatology9%
Allergy/immunology6%
Anesthesiology6%
Nephrology5%
Ob/Gyn5%
Pediatrics5%
Family medicine5%
Gastroenterology4%
Emergency medicine3%
Ophthalmology3%
Cardiology3%
Pulmonology3%
Internal medicine2%
Dermatology2%
Orthopedics2%
Infectious disease1%
Radiology1%
Neurology-2%
Pathology-2%
Diabetes/endocrinology-4%
Otolaryngology-4%
Urology-7%
General surgery-9%
Percent increase in compensation
Psychiatry16%
Plastic surgery14%
Physical medicine/rehabilitation13%
Oncology10%
Critical care9%
Rheumatology9%
Allergy/immunology6%
Anesthesiology6%
Nephrology5%
Ob/Gyn5%
Pediatrics5%
Family medicine5%
Gastroenterology4%
Emergency medicine3%
Ophthalmology3%
Cardiology3%
Pulmonology3%
Internal medicine2%
Dermatology2%
Orthopedics2%
Infectious disease1%
Radiology1%
Neurology-2%
Pathology-2%
Diabetes/endocrinology-4%
Otolaryngology-4%
Urology-7%
General surgery-9%
Download Settings Share
Chart type
Datalabels
Share on Social Media
HTML code to embed chart as PNG (FAQ)
Download started
Please be patient - this may take a moment

Description

Source

More information

This statistic depicts the percentage increase in compensation within a year as of 2018 in select medical specialties in the United States. Cardiology saw a three percent increase in salary between this year's and last year's compensation survey.
Show more
Release date
April 2018
Region
United States
Survey time period
November 21, 2017 to February 21, 2018
Number of respondents
20,329 physicians from 29 specialties
Supplementary notes
* Comparing the results from the 2018 and 2017 Medscape Physician Compensation Report.
More information
Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $588 / Year
Basic Account
Get to know the platform

You only have access to basic statistics.

Register for free

Premium Account
Your perfect start with Statista
  • Instant access to 1m statistics
  • Download in XLS, PDF & PNG format
  • Detailed references

$49 / Month *

Corporate Account
Full access

Corporate solution including all features.

Send request

* All products require an annual contract.
   Prices do not include sales tax.
Leading companies trust Statista:
paypalgoogleadobepgsamsungtelekom
Related Studies: Available to Download in PDF or PPTX Format
Physicians in the U.S.
Physicians in the U.S.

All Information
in one Presentation

Physicians in the U.S.

Everything On "Physicians in the U.S." in One Document: Edited and Divided into Handy Chapters. Including Detailed References.

Statista has been my savior on several occasions. The site is easy to maneuver and the data is in a format that can go right into a report or presentation.
Marlene Greenfield

Marlene Greenfield
Vice President, Hearst Magazines

Statistics on "Physicians in the U.S."
  • Overview
  • U.S. states
  • Expenditure
  • Compensation
The most important statistics
  • Patients
  • Burn-out
  • Other facts
Need help with using Statista for your research? Tutorials and first steps
Further Content: Statistics, Studies, and Topic Pages
Statistics on the topic
Topics
About Statista
Learn more about how Statista can support your business.
Request webinar
Do you have any questions about our business solutions?

We provide you with detailed information about our Corporate Account.

News
News