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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
Northwest Minnesota 16022>$100/hr$71.98/hr$98.27/hr>$100/hr>$100/hr>$100/hr

IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Professional and Business ServicesN/AN/A
Education and Health Services2,810$102.93/hr
Public AdministrationN/AN/A
Geography Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA 20>$100/hrN/A
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA 40>$100/hrN/A
Northeast Balance of State 40>$100/hrN/A
Fargo ND-MN MSA 50>$100/hrN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA 90>$100/hrN/A
Southwest Balance of State 100>$100/hrN/A
St Cloud MN MSA 110>$100/hrN/A
Southeast Balance of State 110>$100/hrN/A
Southwest Minnesota 130>$100/hr2.0%
Northwest Balance of State 150>$100/hrN/A
Duluth MN-WI MSA 160>$100/hrN/A
Northwest Minnesota 160>$100/hr4.3%
Northeast Minnesota 190>$100/hr1.9%
Central Minnesota 240>$100/hr3.9%
Rochester MN MSA 640>$100/hrN/A
Southeast Minnesota 730>$100/hr5.1%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 1,380$83.56/hr3.7%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 1,520$84.42/hrN/A
Minnesota 2,840>$100/hr4.4%

Occupations Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Pediatricians, General 930>$100/hr-0.7%
General Internal Medicine Physicians 2,440>$100/hr0.9%
Neurologists 330>$100/hrN/A
Healthcare Diagnosing or Treating Practitioners, All Other 530$51.65/hrN/A
Dermatologists 660>$100/hrN/A
Nurse Midwives 340$57.52/hr12.2%
Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary 1,410$79,398.79/yr18.2%
Obstetricians and Gynecologists 790$94.17/hr-1.3%
Nurse Practitioners 5,300$63.92/hr45.7%
Pharmacists 6,630$68.50/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.