Alternate Job Titles: Doctor - Pain Management, Doctor - Pain Medicine, Physician - Pain Management, Physician - Pain Medicine
How much does a Physician - Pain Medicine make? The median annual Physician - Pain Medicine salary is $316,885, as of September 30, 2016, with a range usually between $262,121-$416,140, however this can vary widely depending on a variety of factors. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Physician - Pain Medicine in the United States.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Physician - Pain Medicine in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Physician - Pain Medicine in the United States is $316,885, so 50% of the people who perform the job of Physician - Pain Medicine in the United States are expected to make less than $316,885.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Physician - Pain Medicine that make less than that salary. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of Physician - Pain Medicine are expected to make less than the median.
Source: HR Reported data as of October 2016
Specializes in pain management. Examines patients to determine discomfort level and cause of pain. Recommends tests to determine extent of pain, help diagnose condition, or manage pain. Provides relief from acute or chronic pain through the use of medications, nerve blocks, electrical stimulation, or other therapies. Requires a degree in medicine from an accredited school and is licensed to practice. May require at least 2-4 years of pain management/medicine experience. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. May report to a medical director. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. View full job description