Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Physicians

7.8/10 job score
risk level
by 2030
or $99.27 hourly
as of 2020

What is the risk of automation?

We calculate this occupation to have an automation risk score of 0.0% (Totally Safe)

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Qualities required for this occupation:
Assisting and Caring for Others
Social Perceptiveness
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How quickly is this occupation growing?

The number of 'Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Physicians' job openings is expected to rise 4.5% by 2030
'Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Physicians' is expected to be a slow growing occupation in comparison to other occupations.
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics for the period between 2020 and 2030.
Updated projections are due Sep 2022.

What are the median wages for 'Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Physicians' in the United States?

In 2020 the median annual wage for 'Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Physicians' was $206,500, or $99.27 hourly
'Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Physicians' are paid 392.3% higher than the national median wage, which stands at $41,950
* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics

How many people are employed as physical medicine and rehabilitation physicians?

As of 2020 there were 375,390 people employed as Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Physicians within the United States.
This represents around 0.27% of the employed workforce across the country.
Put another way, around 1 in 370 people are employed as Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Physicians.

Job description

Diagnose and treat disorders requiring physiotherapy to provide physical, mental, and occupational rehabilitation.

SOC Code: 29-1229.04

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