The salary statistics of general pediatricians in the industry sector of health care and social assistance are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare general pediatricians salaries in different industries within the health care and social assistance sector.
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage|| |
|25th Percentile Wage|| |
|50th Percentile Wage|| |
|75th Percentile Wage|| |
|90th Percentile Wage|| |
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for general pediatricians in the industry sector of health care and social assistance. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $170,040. The average annual salary of the 25th percentile is $133,480. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid general pediatricians is $89,770.
The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of general pediatricians in the industry sector of health care and social assistance from 2012 to 2016.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||4-Year Growth|
The average salaries of general pediatricians in 15 industries in the health care and social assistance sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for general pediatricians occupations is the hospitals - local government owned industry with an annual salary $180,200. The lowest paying industry is the offices of other health practitioners industry (annual salary $95,810). For detailed general pediatricians salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.
|Industry Name||Median Annual Salary|
|Hospitals - Local government owned|| |
|General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Local government owned|| |
|Outpatient Care Centers|| |
|Specialty (except Psychiatric and Substance Abuse) Hospitals|| |
|Specialty hospitals - Privately owned|| |
|Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)|| |
|Hospitals - Privately owned|| |
|Ambulatory Health Care Services|| |
|Offices of Physicians|| |
|General Medical and Surgical Hospitals|| |
|General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Privately owned|| |
|Other Ambulatory Health Care Services|| |
|All Other Ambulatory Health Care Services|| |
|Offices of All Other Health Practitioners|| |
|Offices of Other Health Practitioners|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 .