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||$87,770|
|25th Percentile Wage||$133,440|
|50th Percentile Wage||$173,730|
|75th Percentile Wage||No Data|
|90th Percentile Wage||No Data|
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 $173,730. The average annual salary of the 25th percentile is $133,440. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid general pediatricians is $87,770.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of general pediatricians in the industry sector of health care and social assistance from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
The average salaries of general pediatricians in 21 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 specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals industry with an annual salary $202,520. The lowest paying industry is the other residential care facilities industry (annual salary $59,390). For detailed general pediatricians salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.
|Industry Name||Median Annual Salary|
|Specialty (except Psychiatric and Substance Abuse) Hospitals|| |
|Specialty hospitals - Privately owned|| |
|Outpatient Care Centers|| |
|Outpatient Mental Health and Substance Abuse Centers|| |
|Ambulatory Health Care Services|| |
|Offices of Physicians|| |
|Hospitals - Privately owned|| |
|Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)|| |
|General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Privately owned|| |
|General Medical and Surgical Hospitals|| |
|All Other Ambulatory Health Care Services|| |
|Other Ambulatory Health Care Services|| |
|Hospitals - Local government owned|| |
|General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Local government owned|| |
|Offices of All Other Health Practitioners|| |
|Home Health Care Services|| |
|Social Assistance|| |
|Individual and Family Services|| |
|Offices of Other Health Practitioners|| |
|Nursing and Residential Care Facilities|| |
|Other Residential Care Facilities|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 .