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General Practitioners

Listed below are metro areas sorted by the total number of people employed in General Practitioners jobs , as of 2016

2016 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; 2014-24 State Occupational Projections, Projections Central, projectionscentral.com

     
Metro Area (Alabama) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Birmingham 200 $136,880
Hoover 200 $136,880
Mobile 70 N/A
Huntsville 60 $157,840
Montgomery 40 N/A
Foley N/A $98,390
Daphne N/A $98,390
Fairhope N/A $98,390
     
Metro Area (Alaska) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Anchorage 290 $190,520
Fairbanks N/A N/A
     
Metro Area (Arizona) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Scottsdale 2100 $132,050
Phoenix 2100 $132,050
Mesa 2100 $132,050
Tucson 370 $206,590
Prescott 110 $129,060
Yuma 90 $162,740
Kingman 50 $157,310
Lake Havasu City 50 $157,310
     
Metro Area (Arkansas) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Conway 300 N/A
North Little Rock 300 N/A
Little Rock 300 N/A
Jonesboro 130 $168,210
Hot Springs 50 $161,810
     
Metro Area (California) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Los Angeles 6360 $168,190
Long Beach 6360 $168,190
Anaheim 6360 $168,190
Hayward 1980 N/A
Oakland 1980 N/A
San Francisco 1980 N/A
Sunnyvale 860 $193,260
Santa Clara 860 $193,260
San Jose 860 $193,260
Roseville 850 $192,750
Sacramento 850 $192,750
Arcade 850 $192,750
Arden 850 $192,750
San Bernardino 800 N/A
Ontario 800 N/A
Riverside 800 N/A
Carlsbad 720 $191,370
San Diego 720 $191,370
Fresno 290 $160,660
Salinas 280 $186,030
San Luis Obispo 170 N/A
Arroyo Grande 170 N/A
Paso Robles 170 N/A
Bakersfield 170 $197,390
Santa Barbara 170 $199,310
Santa Maria 170 $199,310
Ventura 150 $142,120
Oxnard 150 $142,120
Thousand Oaks 150 $142,120
Stockton 150 $196,650
Lodi 150 $196,650
Santa Rosa 140 N/A
Visalia 140 N/A
Porterville 140 N/A
Modesto 130 $198,560
Redding 120 $188,240
Fairfield 110 $161,320
Vallejo 110 $161,320
Chico 100 N/A
Napa 70 N/A
Hanford 60 $204,500
Corcoran 60 $204,500
Madera 30 N/A
Yuba City 30 N/A
Merced 30 $157,440
El Centro N/A N/A
     
Metro Area (Colorado) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Aurora 1900 N/A
Denver 1900 N/A
Lakewood 1900 N/A
Boulder 380 $192,620
Colorado Springs 330 $200,400
Pueblo 170 $157,180
Grand Junction 140 $195,000
Greeley 70 $62,590
Fort Collins N/A $172,800
     
Metro Area (Connecticut) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
East Hartford 560 $195,610
West Hartford 560 $195,610
Hartford 560 $195,610
Stamford 380 $159,790
Norwalk 380 $159,790
Bridgeport 380 $159,790
New Haven 90 $194,370
Danbury 40 N/A
Waterbury N/A $186,030
     
Metro Area (Delaware) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Dover 90 $176,840
     
Metro Area (Florida) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
West Palm Beach 3710 $192,600
Miami 3710 $192,600
Fort Lauderdale 3710 $192,600
St. Petersburg 1520 N/A
Clearwater 1520 N/A
Tampa 1520 N/A
Kissimmee 860 $157,080
Orlando 860 $157,080
Sanford 860 $157,080
Jacksonville 620 $156,030
North Port 480 N/A
Sarasota 480 N/A
Bradenton 480 N/A
Titusville 420 N/A
Palm Bay 420 N/A
Melbourne 420 N/A
Deltona 420 N/A
Daytona Beach 420 N/A
Ormond Beach 420 N/A
Cape Coral 250 N/A
Fort Myers 250 N/A
Tallahassee 220 $148,960
Punta Gorda 210 $192,210
Port St. Lucie 190 N/A
Immokalee 160 $206,490
Marco Island 160 $206,490
Naples 160 $206,490
Destin 140 $156,970
Crestview 140 $156,970
Fort Walton Beach 140 $156,970
Ocala 130 $181,610
Lakeland 120 $189,890
Winter Haven 120 $189,890
Brent 100 $164,230
Ferry Pass 100 $164,230
Pensacola 100 $164,230
Gainesville 70 $163,670
Vero Beach 30 N/A
Sebastian 30 N/A
Sebring 30 N/A
Panama City N/A $184,520
     
Metro Area (Georgia) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Sandy Springs 1800 $205,930
Atlanta 1800 $205,930
Roswell 1800 $205,930
Savannah 190 N/A
Clarke County 150 $147,190
Athens 150 $147,190
Warner Robins 90 N/A
Rome 80 $198,590
Gainesville 70 N/A
Dalton 70 N/A
Albany 60 $172,430
Macon 60 $201,570
Valdosta 50 $174,070
     
Metro Area (Hawaii) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Lahaina 100 $196,580
Wailuku 100 $196,580
Kahului 100 $196,580
Urban Honolulu N/A N/A
     
Metro Area (Idaho) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Boise City 350 $186,130
Idaho Falls 90 $117,980
Coeur d'Alene 60 $190,740
Pocatello 50 $66,080
     
Metro Area (Illinois) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Rockford 200 N/A
Peoria 160 N/A
Decatur 70 N/A
Bloomington 60 N/A
Springfield 60 $122,390
Marion 50 N/A
Carbondale 50 N/A
Kankakee 50 N/A
     
Metro Area (Indiana) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Anderson 880 $166,410
Carmel 880 $166,410
Indianapolis 880 $166,410
Fort Wayne 150 $168,610
Terre Haute 110 $155,520
Muncie 80 $176,840
La Porte 40 N/A
Michigan City 40 N/A
Goshen N/A $179,110
Elkhart N/A $179,110
     
Metro Area (Iowa) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
West Des Moines 410 N/A
Des Moines 410 N/A
Cedar Rapids 250 N/A
Ames 130 N/A
Iowa City 100 N/A
Cedar Falls 90 N/A
Waterloo 90 N/A
     
Metro Area (Kansas) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Wichita 250 N/A
Topeka 30 $147,740
     
Metro Area (Kentucky) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Fayette 160 $170,850
Lexington 160 $170,850
Bowling Green 30 $196,990
     
Metro Area (Louisiana) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Metairie 250 $155,390
New Orleans 250 $155,390
Thibodaux 110 N/A
Houma 110 N/A
Baton Rouge 110 $192,480
Alexandria 80 $204,450
Lafayette 70 $186,670
     
Metro Area (Maine) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Portland 180 $153,300
South Portland 180 $153,300
Bangor 80 $187,690
Auburn 30 $187,890
Lewiston 30 $187,890
     
Metro Area (Maryland) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Towson 1470 $158,540
Columbia 1470 $158,540
Baltimore 1470 $158,540
     
Metro Area (Michigan) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Warren 1860 $155,950
Dearborn 1860 $155,950
Detroit 1860 $155,950
Wyoming 750 $84,800
Grand Rapids 750 $84,800
East Lansing 160 N/A
Lansing 160 N/A
Saginaw 140 $200,130
Kalamazoo 70 $169,960
Portage 70 $169,960
Battle Creek 60 $156,680
Benton Harbor 50 $178,890
Niles 50 $178,890
Monroe 40 N/A
Muskegon N/A N/A
Flint N/A $186,990
     
Metro Area (Minnesota) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
St. Cloud 40 N/A
Rochester N/A $171,300
     
Metro Area (Mississippi) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Jackson 170 $197,290
Hattiesburg 40 $196,150
Pascagoula N/A N/A
Biloxi N/A N/A
Gulfport N/A N/A
     
Metro Area (Missouri) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Columbia 450 N/A
Springfield 130 N/A
Jefferson City 60 $180,920
     
Metro Area (Nebraska) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Lincoln 210 $197,860
Grand Island 50 N/A
     
Metro Area (Nevada) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Paradise 520 $140,910
Henderson 520 $140,910
Las Vegas 520 $140,910
Reno 180 N/A
     
Metro Area (New Hampshire) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Manchester 140 $193,940
     
Metro Area (New Jersey) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Atlantic City 100 $163,330
Hammonton 100 $163,330
Trenton 30 $158,020
     
Metro Area (New Mexico) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Albuquerque 320 $172,190
Santa Fe 80 $166,560
Las Cruces N/A $142,180
Farmington N/A $191,210
     
Metro Area (New York) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Niagara Falls 230 $81,410
Buffalo 230 $81,410
Cheektowaga 230 $81,410
Schenectady 130 $153,060
Albany 130 $153,060
Troy 130 $153,060
Syracuse 60 $196,370
Ithaca 30 $130,220
Binghamton N/A N/A
Rome N/A $154,230
Utica N/A $154,230
Rochester N/A $172,590
     
Metro Area (North Carolina) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Raleigh 560 $174,930
Asheville 300 $132,280
Winston 220 $149,800
Salem 220 $149,800
High Point 180 $201,150
Greensboro 180 $201,150
Lenoir 180 $206,600
Morganton 180 $206,600
Hickory 180 $206,600
Wilmington 120 $151,070
New Bern 80 $152,700
Durham 70 $111,670
Chapel Hill 70 $111,670
Fayetteville 70 $180,360
Burlington 50 $194,250
Greenville 40 $156,500
Rocky Mount 40 $176,900
     
Metro Area (North Dakota) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Bismarck 40 N/A
     
Metro Area (Ohio) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Columbus 590 $159,370
Cleveland 580 $187,670
Elyria 580 $187,670
Dayton 460 N/A
Toledo 290 $203,430
Massillon 290 $206,590
Canton 290 $206,590
Akron 280 $172,700
Springfield 50 $202,090
Lima 30 N/A
     
Metro Area (Oklahoma) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Oklahoma City 2750 $63,450
Tulsa 710 N/A
     
Metro Area (Oregon) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Eugene 140 $199,070
Salem 130 $189,490
Medford N/A $93,590
Bend N/A $149,530
Redmond N/A $149,530
     
Metro Area (Pennsylvania) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Pittsburgh 680 N/A
Carlisle 230 $146,020
Harrisburg 230 $146,020
Reading 190 $189,140
Hazleton 180 N/A
Barre 180 N/A
Wilkes 180 N/A
Scranton 180 N/A
Erie N/A N/A
Hanover N/A $140,460
York N/A $140,460
Lancaster N/A $193,590
     
Metro Area (Puerto Rico) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Carolina 450 $84,340
Caguas 450 $84,340
San Juan 450 $84,340
Ponce 50 N/A
Aguadilla 40 $72,070
Isabela 40 $72,070
Arecibo N/A $56,160
     
Metro Area (South Carolina) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Mauldin 760 N/A
Greenville 760 N/A
Anderson 760 N/A
Columbia 570 N/A
North Charleston 420 $146,540
Charleston 420 $146,540
Spartanburg 380 N/A
Florence 170 N/A
Sumter 140 N/A
Hilton Head Island 100 N/A
Bluffton 100 N/A
Beaufort 100 N/A
     
Metro Area (South Dakota) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Sioux Falls 150 $201,630
Rapid City 80 N/A
     
Metro Area (Tennessee) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Franklin 700 $191,300
Murfreesboro 700 $191,300
Davidson 700 $191,300
Nashville 700 $191,300
Knoxville 150 $201,270
Jackson 70 N/A
     
Metro Area (Texas) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Sugar Land 2130 N/A
The Woodlands 2130 N/A
Houston 2130 N/A
San Antonio 430 $206,780
New Braunfels 430 $206,780
Austin 390 $102,060
Round Rock 390 $102,060
Tyler 180 N/A
Amarillo 150 N/A
Beaumont 130 N/A
Port Arthur 130 N/A
Mission 110 $179,020
Edinburg 110 $179,020
McAllen 110 $179,020
Brownsville 90 $153,690
Harlingen 90 $153,690
Midland 90 $158,270
Wichita Falls 70 $153,760
El Paso 70 $204,510
Temple 30 N/A
Killeen 30 N/A
Waco 30 N/A
College Station N/A N/A
Bryan N/A N/A
Fort Worth N/A $171,730
Dallas N/A $171,730
Arlington N/A $171,730
Lubbock N/A $205,660
     
Metro Area (Utah) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Salt Lake City 1160 $201,350
Clearfield 180 N/A
Ogden 180 N/A
Orem 100 N/A
Provo 100 N/A
St. George 40 $160,170
     
Metro Area (Vermont) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
South Burlington 90 $155,740
Burlington 90 $155,740
     
Metro Area (Virginia) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Richmond 680 $192,040
Lynchburg 210 N/A
Roanoke 190 $182,980
Charlottesville 170 N/A
Staunton 140 N/A
Waynesboro 140 N/A
Harrisonburg 30 $132,590
Blacksburg N/A $180,290
Christiansburg N/A $180,290
Radford N/A $180,290
     
Metro Area (Washington) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Bellevue 950 N/A
Seattle 950 N/A
Tacoma 950 N/A
Yakima 80 N/A
Bellingham 70 $194,320
Spokane Valley 60 $169,910
Spokane 60 $169,910
Wenatchee 50 N/A
Anacortes 40 N/A
Mount Vernon 40 N/A
Kennewick 40 $204,410
Richland 40 $204,410
Silverdale 40 $205,780
Bremerton 40 $205,780
     
Metro Area (Wisconsin) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
West Allis 1400 $205,600
Waukesha 1400 $205,600
Milwaukee 1400 $205,600
Madison 260 N/A
Green Bay 210 N/A
Appleton 80 N/A
Eau Claire 80 N/A
Wausau 70 N/A
Sheboygan 40 N/A
Neenah N/A N/A
Oshkosh N/A N/A
Beloit N/A $200,230
Janesville N/A $200,230
     
Metro Area (Wyoming) Total Employment Annual Median Salary
Casper 50 $178,330
Cheyenne 30 $197,880

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2016 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; 2014-24 State Occupational Projections, Projections Central, projectionscentral.com

Industry Jobs Percent Annual Median Salary
Medical Office 77,540 73% $162,300
Hospital 18,410 17% $150,650
Government 6,340 5% $117,260
Education 2,330 2% $134,350
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