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Occupational Employment Statistics


29-1215 Family Medicine Physicians

Diagnose, treat, and provide preventive care to individuals and families across the lifespan. May refer patients to specialists when needed for further diagnosis or treatment. Excludes “General Internal Medicine Physicians” (29-1216) and “Pediatricians, General” (29-1221).

Geography Click link for Career Profile EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Northeast Minnesota 19033>$100/hr$76.99/hr$99.76/hr>$100/hr>$100/hr>$100/hr

IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Professional and Business Services120$99.68/hr
Education and Health Services2,190$110.72/hr
Public AdministrationN/A$108.56/hr
Geography Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Rochester MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA 40>$100/hrN/A
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA 40>$100/hrN/A
Northeast Balance of State 50>$100/hrN/A
Fargo ND-MN MSA 70>$100/hrN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA 100$38.73/hrN/A
Southwest Balance of State 100>$100/hrN/A
Southwest Minnesota 120>$100/hr2.0%
St Cloud MN MSA 120>$100/hrN/A
Southeast Balance of State 120>$100/hrN/A
Duluth MN-WI MSA 160>$100/hrN/A
Northeast Minnesota 190>$100/hr1.9%
Central Minnesota 230>$100/hr3.9%
Northwest Balance of State 240>$100/hrN/A
Northwest Minnesota 260>$100/hr4.3%
Southeast Minnesota 490>$100/hr5.1%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 1,030>$100/hr3.7%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 1,110>$100/hrN/A
Minnesota 2,340>$100/hr4.4%

Occupations Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Pediatricians, General 870>$100/hr-0.7%
General Internal Medicine Physicians 2,540>$100/hr0.9%
Neurologists 210>$100/hrN/A
Healthcare Diagnosing or Treating Practitioners, All Other 350$40.20/hrN/A
Dermatologists 750>$100/hrN/A
Nurse Midwives 200$61.85/hr12.2%
Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary 1,400$81,986.59/yr18.2%
Obstetricians and Gynecologists 500>$100/hr-1.3%
Nurse Practitioners 4,490$64.99/hr45.7%
Pharmacists 6,520$66.48/hr-2.7%

  • Prescribe or administer treatment, therapy, medication, vaccination, and other specialized medical care to treat or prevent illness, disease, or injury.
  • Collect, record, and maintain patient information, such as medical history, reports, or examination results.
  • Advise patients and community members concerning diet, activity, hygiene, and disease prevention.
  • Order, perform, and interpret tests and analyze records, reports, and examination information to diagnose patients' condition.
  • Explain procedures and discuss test results or prescribed treatments with patients.
  • Monitor patients' conditions and progress and reevaluate treatments as necessary.
  • Direct and coordinate activities of nurses, students, assistants, specialists, therapists, and other medical staff.
  • Refer patients to medical specialists or other practitioners when necessary.
  • Coordinate work with nurses, social workers, rehabilitation therapists, pharmacists, psychologists, and other health care providers.
  • Prepare government or organizational reports which include birth, death, and disease statistics, workforce evaluations, or medical status of individuals.