Alternate Job Titles: Doctor - Sports Medicine, Physician - Sports Medicine
How much does a Physician - Sports Medicine make? The median annual Physician - Sports Medicine salary is $215,884, as of November 30, 2016, with a range usually between $184,277-$274,607, 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 - Sports Medicine in the United States.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Physician - Sports Medicine in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Physician - Sports Medicine in the United States is $215,884, so 50% of the people who perform the job of Physician - Sports Medicine in the United States are expected to make less than $215,884.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Physician - Sports Medicine that make less than that salary. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of Physician - Sports Medicine are expected to make less than the median.
Source: HR Reported data as of December 2016
Examines and treats sport or athletic related injuries. Prescribes and administers patient medications. Monitors patient during sport events or physical activity and performs tests and prescribes medication and treatment, as necessary. Consults with patients to determine the appropriate course of treatment. Requires a degree in medicine from an accredited school and is licensed to practice. May require at least 2-4 years of sports 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