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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 17020>$100/hr$83.74/hr>$100/hr>$100/hr>$100/hr>$100/hr

IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Professional and Business ServicesN/AN/A
Education and Health Services2,800$114.89/hr
Public Administration30N/A
Geography Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA 30>$100/hrN/A
Fargo ND-MN MSA 50>$100/hrN/A
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA 60>$100/hrN/A
Northeast Balance of State 60>$100/hrN/A
Southeast Balance of State 90>$100/hrN/A
Southwest Balance of State 110>$100/hrN/A
Southwest Minnesota 140>$100/hr2.0%
St Cloud MN MSA 150>$100/hrN/A
Northwest Balance of State 150>$100/hrN/A
Northwest Minnesota 170>$100/hr4.3%
Duluth MN-WI MSA 190>$100/hrN/A
Northeast Minnesota 240>$100/hr1.9%
Rochester MN MSA 240>$100/hrN/A
Central Minnesota 280>$100/hr3.9%
Southeast Minnesota 320>$100/hr5.1%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 1,660>$100/hr3.7%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 1,800>$100/hrN/A
Minnesota 2,840>$100/hr4.4%

Occupations Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Pediatricians, General 740>$100/hr-0.7%
General Internal Medicine Physicians 1,790>$100/hr0.9%
Neurologists 160>$100/hrN/A
Healthcare Diagnosing or Treating Practitioners, All Other 620$53.51/hrN/A
Dermatologists 420>$100/hrN/A
Nurse Midwives 240$62.46/hr12.2%
Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary 1,260$83,899.95/yr18.2%
Obstetricians and Gynecologists 440>$100/hr-1.3%
Nurse Practitioners 5,360$64.88/hr45.7%
Pharmacists 6,250$74.38/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.