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Highest Paying States for Family and General Practitioners

The highest paying states for family and general practitioners (ranked by average annual salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid earners) and the number of employment of family and general practitioners in those states are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with an annual salary of $206,330, Wyoming is the highest paying state for family and general practitioners. It is followed by Florida (average annual salary $205,480). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2018 [1]. For more salary information of family and general practitioners in a specific state, use the links in the table.

Table 1. Highest Paying States for Family and General Practitioners

Rank State Average Salary i Entry Level
Salary i
# of
Empl. i
1 Wyoming
$206,330
$81,400 260
2 Florida
$205,480
$79,360 12,710
3 Arkansas
$205,320
$104,540 1,300
4 Colorado
$204,510
$86,230 3,580
5 Pennsylvania
$203,800
$106,590 5,070
6 North Dakota
$203,660
$71,620 350
7 South Dakota
$203,190
$117,050 490
8 Louisiana
$202,060
$108,350 1,040
9 Kentucky
$200,050
$103,080 1,530
10 Connecticut
$199,740
$68,850 990
11 Minnesota
$199,470
$135,980 3,020
12 Alabama
$199,020
$85,860 660
13 Massachusetts
$197,940
$116,070 3,250
14 Texas
$196,660
$61,740 7,910
15 Utah
$196,090
$90,660 1,600
16 Oregon
$195,950
$106,390 990
17 Maryland
$195,370
$106,510 2,360
18 New Jersey
$194,390
$135,310 1,750
19 West Virginia
$193,350
$136,160 110
20 Nevada
$192,070
$73,570 670
21 California
$190,860
$59,450 13,950
22 Ohio
$189,540
$58,140 3,960
23 Indiana
$189,420
$75,510 1,920
24 Arizona
$187,780
$93,950 3,150
25 Virginia
$187,730
$105,850 4,530
26 North Carolina
$185,340
$107,340 2,740
27 Michigan
$184,680
$58,200 4,860
28 New Hampshire
$184,540
$163,880 910
29 Mississippi
$183,410
$74,140 950
30 Illinois
$182,150
$64,990 9,160
31 Washington
$182,140
$130,270 1,200
32 Montana
$181,930
$65,850 350
33 Tennessee
$181,140
$67,530 1,120
34 Delaware
$180,990
$106,980 440
35 Maine
$180,990
$135,210 690
36 South Carolina
$180,350
$119,530 2,670
37 Wisconsin
$180,290
$137,030 2,420
38 Georgia
$178,170
$72,520 3,820
39 Hawaii
$176,930
$64,140 480
40 Idaho
$171,910
$86,530 1,060
41 New York
$170,190
$74,190 2,190
42 Vermont
$169,680
$101,290 370
43 District of Columbia
$167,530
$61,990 230
44 Missouri
$167,510
$54,550 5,280
45 Rhode Island
$157,330
$100,260 190
46 New Mexico
$144,130
$66,950 790
47 Guam
$141,250
$66,660 50
48 Oklahoma
$136,980
$100,970 4,060
49 Puerto Rico
$76,070
$25,160 530

Note: some states are missing from this table because the median salary information of family and general practitioners in those states is not available at this time.

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