Diagnose diseases and conduct lab tests using organs, body tissues, and fluids. Includes medical examiners.
According to the US Department of Labor, there are 12,100 people employed as physicians, all other; and ophthalmologists, except pediatric in the United States. The median annual salary is $208,000. Entry level employees earn approximately $63,340 per year and senior employees earn approximately $208,000 (or more) per year.
Estimates do not include other potential benefits such as health insurance, overtime pay, or retirement benefits that may be offered by employers.