Total compensation offered by specialty, 2002, Martin, Fletcher

Total compensation offered by specialty, 2002, Martin, Fletcher

Total Compensation Offered

By Specialty, 2002, Martin, Fletcher

Pct. Change

Specialty Low Average High 2001-02

Anesthesiology $180 $280 $375 5.6%

Cardiology $190 $290 $500 5.4

Emergency

medicine $140 $200 $240 11.1

Family practice 125 155 180 3.3

Family practice

w/ OB 140 160 220 0

General surgery 160 260 350 4

Hospitalist 140 165 200 3.1

Internal

medicine 150 185 230 8.8

Neurology 180 210 250 5

Ob/gyn 185 265 400 6

Oncology 225 260 380 15.5

Orthopedic

surgery 255 380 715 8.5

Pathology 160 210 290 7.6

Pediatrics 120 160 185 0

Psychiatry 125 160 250 6.6

Radiology 190 320 500 6.6

Urology 280 315 400 5

SOURCE: Martin, Fletcher, Irving, Texas, Physician Compensation and

Benefits Report; 2002, (800) 521-0292, www.martinfletcher.com. Figures

are based on compilations of job recruitment offers and talks

with hospital and practice administrators. Data were collected in

January 2002. All dollar figures are rounded off to nearest thousand

dollars. Percentage changes compare average pay figures from 2001

and 2002.

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