Table 4: Mean and Median 2014 Individual Income (Before Taxes, in Thousands of Dollars) of Family Physicians

Mean and Median 2014 Individual Income (Before Taxes, in Thousands of Dollars) of Family Physicians

 MeanMedianValid N
All RespondentsMean: $195,301Median: $185,000Valid N: 345
 Mean:  Median:  Valid N:  
Employment Status
Owner/Partial Owner
Mean: $206,692Median: $200,000Valid N: 125
EmployedMean: $186,256Median: $180,000Valid N: 189
 Mean:  Median:  Valid N:  
Primary Employer
Self/Majority Owner
Mean: $196,652Median: $180,000Valid N: 77
Physician Group
Mean: $207,602Median: $198,500Valid N: 74
HospitalMean: $198,966Median: $192,500Valid N: 110
OtherMean: $165,852Median: $165,000Valid N: 53
 Mean:  Median:  Valid N:  
Practice Size (num. FTE physicians)Mean:  Median:  Valid N:  
SoloMean: $193,009
Median: $180,000
Valid N: 75
2 to 5Mean: $200,407Median: $185,000
Valid N: 150
6 to 10Mean: $190,624
Median: $175,000
Valid N: 51
More than 10Mean: $191,100
Median: $190,000
Valid N: 47
 Mean:  Median:  Valid N:  
Number of Years Since Residency CompletionMean:  Median:  Valid N:  
Seven or Fewer YearsMean: $164,792
Median: $170,000
Valid N: 80
More than Seven YearsMean: $204,209
Median: $190,500
Valid N: 270
 Mean:  Median:  Valid N:  
Region
Mean:  Median:  Valid N:  
NortheastMean: $168,137
Median: $175,000
Valid N: 51
Midwest
Mean: $199,777
Median: $200,000
Valid N: 108
South
Mean: $202,817
Median: $180,000
Valid N: 99
West
Mean: $186,988
Median: $180,000
Valid N: 100
 Mean:  Median:  Valid N:  
Primary Location
Mean:  Median:  Valid N:  
Metropolitan Area
Mean: $192,036
Median: $180,000
Valid N: 265
Outside of a Metropolitan Area
Mean: $211,601
Median: $199,000
Valid N: 77

Source: American Academy of Family Physicians, Practice Profile Survey, 2015