Google Trend growth of Physiatrists has shown a major uptick starting in 2010 and has stayed consistent ever since. This may be due to rehabilitation specialist doctors being referred to more as Physiatrists which treat pain and disabling conditions.
Salary.com information for a specialist in Physiatry shows that the median income is around $205,000 a year with lows of $166,315 and highs of $254,200 in annual salary. You can also look at the state by state salary listings for Physiatrist and see that you can make nearly $60,000 more a year by getting a job in one of the higher paying states for Physiatrist positions.
If you’re wondering what Physiatrists do we got this information in bullets below from the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation:
- Diagnose and treat pain
- Restore maximum function lost through injury, illness or disabling conditions
- Treat the whole person, not just the problem area
- Lead a team of medical professionals
- Provide non-surgical treatments
- Explain your medical problems and treatment/prevention plan
Listed below is information that is specific to Physiatrist job salaries that you can expect to receive in that state area. Our state by state breakdown allows you to see which state is best to get a job as a Physiatrist. The salary information provided below is off of real-world job listings for Physiatrists and the pay offered for those jobs. We source Indeed, Simply Hired, PayScale and GlassDoor.com. The information provided by Indeed about their process for collecting salary averages is as follows: “Indeed Salary Search is based on an index of salary information extracted from over 50 million job postings from thousands of unique sources over the last 12 months. Many job descriptions don’t contain salary information, but there are enough that do to produce statistically significant median salaries for millions of keyword, job title and location combinations – in fact, most job searches you are likely to think of. As new jobs are added each day, the Indeed Salary Search index is automatically updated with fresh salary data, so the salary results are as up-to-date as they could possibly be.”