Physicians are most often employed by the General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals industry. The average yearly wage for Physicians was $240,870 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Physicians by wage are Chief executives & legislators, Dentists, and Nurse anesthetists.
Physicians are part of the Healthcare practitioners & technical occupations, along with Chiropractors, Dentists, Dietitians & nutritionists, Optometrists, Pharmacists, and 37 more.
The top 3 locations that employ the most Physicians are Near North Side, Loop & Near South Side PUMA, IL, Upper East Side PUMA, NY, and Philadelphia City (Center City) PUMA, PA. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Physicians are Near North Side, Loop & Near South Side PUMA, IL, Philadelphia City (Center City) PUMA, PA, and South of US-59, West of I-45 & Inside Loop I-610 PUMA, TX.