The average annual and hourly salaries for general internists in the state of Tennessee are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of general internists amongst Tennessee cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$118,740|
|25th Percentile Wage||$180,930|
|50th Percentile Wage||$182,150|
|75th Percentile Wage||No Data|
|90th Percentile Wage||No Data|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for general internists in Tennessee in 5 percentile scales. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $182,150. The average annual salary of the 25th percentile is $180,930. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $118,740.
Table 3 shows the median annual salary of general internists in some Tennessee cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of general internists in state of Tennessee ranges from $173,190 to $180,310. The highest paying area for general internists in Tennessee is North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $180,310. The second highest paying city/area in Tennessee State is Knoxville (mean annual salary $174,830). The lowest paying area is Johnson City with a median annual salary of $173,190.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Johnson City|| |