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Family and General Practitioners in Illinois

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2.8% Jobs Projection
$205,640 Median Salary
190 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Family and General Practitioners in Illinois are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Family and General Practitioners in Illinois is growing slower than average.

  • Family and General Practitioners in Illinois earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Family and General Practitioners Work in Illinois?

7,970 people worked as Family and General Practitioners in 2018 in this state.

There were 9,160 Family and General Practitioners employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 1,190 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Family and General Practitioners in IL Employment Trend

The typical state has 1,210 Family and General Practitioners working in it, which means Illinois has more Family and General Practitioners than average.

Family and General Practitioners in IL vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Illinois

Jobs for Family and General Practitioners in this state are growing at a rate of 2.8% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 14.3%.

Job Projections for Family and General Practitioners: Nation vs. IL

Illinois Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates 190 annual job openings, and a total of 6,880 jobs for Illinois Family and General Practitioners in 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 5,600 annual jobs and 154,100 total jobs in 2026.

What do Family and General Practitioners Make in Illinois?

In 2018 wages for Family and General Practitioners ranged from $81,170 to $208,000 with $205,640 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $39.03 to $100. The median hourly rate was $98.87.

Workers in this field were paid a median of $100 an hour in 2017.

The hourly rate declined by $1.13.

The median salary in Illinois is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Family and General Practitioners Earnings: IL vs. National Average

Top Illinois Metros for Family and General Practitioners

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Family and General Practitioners.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI 6,070 $193,230
St. Louis, MO-IL 2,340 $66,370
Rockford, IL 290 $208,000
Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, IA-IL 220 $208,000
Peoria, IL 210 $208,000
Carbondale-Marion, IL 190 $131,030
Bloomington, IL 150 $208,000
Kankakee, IL 100 $208,000
Springfield, IL 90 $207,080
Decatur, IL 70 $208,000

Top States for Family and General Practitioners Employment

The table below shows the states where most Family and General Practitioners work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Florida 12,870 $208,000
California 11,970 $195,060
Texas 8,200 $204,450
Illinois 7,970 $205,640
Virginia 4,990 $182,220
Missouri 4,820 $188,200
Pennsylvania 3,710 $194,210
Ohio 3,690 $188,520
Colorado 3,460 $208,000
Michigan 3,320 $194,930
Arizona 3,290 $196,640
South Carolina 2,710 $208,000
Oklahoma 2,700 $208,000
Minnesota 2,670 $201,730
Massachusetts 2,600 $200,740
New York 2,230 $178,260
New Jersey 1,890 $201,670
North Carolina 1,850 $204,930
Iowa 1,760 $208,000
Maryland 1,640 $190,500

Below are the states where Family and General Practitioners get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
Iowa $208,000
Alaska $208,000
Oklahoma $208,000
Arkansas $208,000
Wyoming $208,000
Colorado $208,000
Idaho $208,000
New Hampshire $208,000
Wisconsin $208,000
Florida $208,000

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