Table 4: Mean and Median 2012 Individual Income (Before Taxes, in Thousands of Dollars) of Family Physicians

Mean and Median 2012 Individual Income (Before Taxes, in Thousands of Dollars) of Family Physicians

 MeanMedianValid N
All RespondentsMean: $190,907Median: $170,000Valid N: 370
 Mean:  Median:  Valid N:  
Employment Status
Owner/Partial Owner
Mean: $208,135Median: $177,500Valid N: 172
EmployedMean: $176,187Median: $169,500Valid N: 196
 Mean:  Median:  Valid N:  
Primary Employer
Self/Majority Owner
Mean: $199,199Median: $160,000Valid N: 109
Physician Group
Mean: $197,986Median: $180,000Valid N: 93
HospitalMean: $193,887Median: $185,000Valid N: 112
OtherMean: $162,556Median: $150,000Valid N: 63
 Mean:  Median:  Valid N:  
Practice Size (num. FTE physicians)Mean:  Median:  Valid N:  
SoloMean: $180,441
Median: $167,500
Valid N: 92
2 to 5Mean: 190,339
Median: $170,000
Valid N: 145
6 to 10Mean: $218,538
Median: $195,000
Valid N: 71
More than 10Mean: $204,778
Median: $170,000
Valid N: 36
 Mean:  Median:  Valid N:  
Number of Years Since Residency CompletionMean:  Median:  Valid N:  
Seven or Fewer YearsMean: $149,604
Median: $157,500
Valid N: 48
More than Seven YearsMean: $197,267
Median: $180,000
Valid N: 329
 Mean:  Median:  Valid N:  
Region
Mean:  Median:  Valid N:  
NortheastMean: $165,087
Median: $160,000
Valid N: 67
Midwest
Mean: $202,931
Median: $180,000
Valid N: 96
South
Mean: $211,662
Median: $180,000
Valid N: 108
West
Mean: $176,227
Median: $169,000
Valid N: 106
 Mean:  Median:  Valid N:  
Primary Location
Mean:  Median:  Valid N:  
Metropolitan Area
Mean: $188,406
Median: $170,000
Valid N: 301
Outside of a Metropolitan Area
Mean: $212,976
Median: $182,000
Valid N: 65

Source: American Academy of Family Physicians, Practice Profile Survey, 2013