What Specialty Gets You The Highest Pay?

What Specialty Gets You The Highest Pay?

Here is a list of the average compensation for each type of doctor by specialty.

Source: MedScape Physician Compensation Report, 2022

1. Plastic Surgery: $576,000

2. Orthopedic: $557,000

3. Cardiology: $490,000

4. Otolaryngology: $469,000

5. Urology: $461,000

6. Gastroenterology: $453,000

7. Dermatology: $438,000

8. Radiology: $437,000

9. Ophthalmology: $417,000

11. Surgery, General: $402,000

10.Anesthesiology: $405,000

12. Emergency Medicine: $373,000

14. Critical Care: $369,000

13.Emergency Medicine: $373,000

15. Pulmonary Medicine: $353,000

17. Pathology: $334,000

16. Ob/Gyn: $336,000

18. Nephrology: $329,000

20. Neurology: $301,000

19. Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation: $322,000

21. Allergy and Immunology: $298,000

23. Psychiatry: $287,000

22. Rheumatology: $289,000

24. Internal Medicine: $264,000

26. Diabetes and Endocrinology: $257,000

25. Infectious Diseases: $260,000

27. Family Medicine: $255,000

29. Public Health and Preventative Medicine: $243,000

28. Pediatrics: $244,000