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Career information and college search tools for general practitioners and those interested in pursuing careers in related fields.

Metro Areas Sorted by Total Employment for
General Practitioners

Listed below are the 10 largest metro areas based on the total number of people employed in General Practitioners jobs , as of 2016

     
Metro Area Total Employment Annual Mean Salary
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim 6,360 $188,750
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach 3,710 $198,160
Oklahoma City 2,750 $122,680
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land 2,130 $218,170
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale 2,100 $163,770
San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward 1,980 $219,180
Denver-Aurora-Lakewood 1,900 $235,140
Detroit-Warren-Dearborn 1,860 $163,810
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell 1,800 $211,140
Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater 1,520 $228,400

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Career Stories (Job Profiles) for General Practitioners

To find out more about building a career as General Practitioners, we spoke with professionals in the field across a variety of specialties. Learn about their experiences on the job, the steps they took to complete their education, and what it takes to excel in this industry. Click the link to see a story.

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Source : 2016 Occupational Employment Statistics, Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, BLS.gov

Most Popular Industries for
General Practitioners

These industries represent at least 1% of the total number of people employed in this occupation.

Industry Total Employment 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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