U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics provides information of mean salaries and hourly wages for general internists nationwide — South Dakota at the top of the list at nearly $276k

The average of $97.04 per hour is what General Internists make in the U.S. This is approximately $201,840 per year.

South Dakota’s General Internists saw the highest annual mean wage in the U.S. at $275,760, internists in Alabama came in a close second ($274,930) and Arkansas ($266,980). The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics calculated annual wages by multiplying the hourly mean wage by 2,080 hours.

Data was not gathered for several states, including Michigan, North Dakota and West Virginia.

According the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 here is how 47 states and Washington, D.C., stacked up in terms of general internists’ annual mean wage and hourly mean wage. States are listed in alphabetical order.

Alabama

  • Annual mean wage: $274,930
  • Hourly mean wage: $132.18

Alaska

  • Annual mean wage: $222,760
  • Hourly mean wage: $107.09

Arizona

  • Annual mean wage: $210,220
  • Hourly mean wage: $101.07

Arkansas

  • Annual mean wage: $266,980
  • Hourly mean wage: $128.36

California

  • Annual mean wage: $207,130
  • Hourly mean wage: $99.58

Colorado

  • Annual mean wage: $213,470
  • Hourly mean wage: $102.63

Connecticut

  • Annual mean wage: $213,970
  • Hourly mean wage: $102.87

Delaware

  • Annual mean wage: $188,320
  • Hourly mean wage: $90.54

District of Columbia

  • Annual mean wage: $114,620
  • Hourly mean wage: $55.11

Florida

  • Annual mean wage: $211,870
  • Hourly mean wage: $101.86

Georgia

  • Annual mean wage: $252,040
  • Hourly mean wage: $121.17

Hawaii

  • Annual mean wage: $185,670
  • Hourly mean wage: $89.26

Idaho

  • Annual mean wage: $256,760
  • Hourly mean wage: $123.44

Illinois

  • Annual mean wage: $219,260
  • Hourly mean wage: $105.41

Indiana

  • Annual mean wage: $240,420
  • Hourly mean wage: $115.58

Iowa

  • Annual mean wage: $222,810
  • Hourly mean wage: $107.12

Kansas

  • Annual mean wage: $208,710
  • Hourly mean wage: $100.34

Kentucky

  • Annual mean wage: $211,620
  • Hourly mean wage: $101.74

Louisiana

  • Annual mean wage: $236,560
  • Hourly mean wage: $113.73

Maine

  • Annual mean wage: $193,610
  • Hourly mean wage: $93.08

Maryland

  • Annual mean wage: $205,990
  • Hourly mean wage: $99.03

Massachusetts

  • Annual mean wage: $247,850
  • Hourly mean wage: $119.16

Minnesota

  • Annual mean wage: $247,430
  • Hourly mean wage: $118.96

Mississippi

  • Annual mean wage: $230,540
  • Hourly mean wage: $110.83

Missouri

  • Annual mean wage: $240,280
  • Hourly mean wage: $115.52

Montana

  • Annual mean wage: $219,530
  • Hourly mean wage: $105.54

Nebraska

  • Annual mean wage: $207,290
  • Hourly mean wage: $99.66

Nevada

  • Annual mean wage: $231,990
  • Hourly mean wage: $111.53

New Hampshire

  • Annual mean wage: $264,530
  • Hourly mean wage: $127.18

New Jersey

  • Annual mean wage: $220,620
  • Hourly mean wage: $106.07

New Mexico

  • Annual mean wage: $266,550
  • Hourly mean wage: $128.15

New York

  • Annual mean wage: $190,940
  • Hourly mean wage: $91.80

North Carolina

  • Annual mean wage: $265,150
  • Hourly mean wage: $127.48

Ohio

  • Annual mean wage: $205,580
  • Hourly mean wage: $98.84

Oklahoma

  • Annual mean wage: $209,880
  • Hourly mean wage: $100.91

Oregon

  • Annual mean wage: $213,050
  • Hourly mean wage: $102.43

Pennsylvania

  • Annual mean wage: $167,020
  • Hourly mean wage: $80.30

Rhode Island

  • Annual mean wage: $203,230
  • Hourly mean wage: $97.71

South Carolina

  • Annual mean wage: $212,280
  • Hourly mean wage: $102.06

South Dakota

  • Annual mean wage: $275,760
  • Hourly mean wage: $132.58

Tennessee

  • Annual mean wage: $234,080
  • Hourly mean wage: $112.54

Texas

  • Annual mean wage: $153,940
  • Hourly mean wage: $74.01

Utah

  • Annual mean wage: $223,420
  • Hourly mean wage: $107.41

Vermont

  • Annual mean wage: $208,560
  • Hourly mean wage: $100.27

Virginia

  • Annual mean wage: $200,090
  • Hourly mean wage: $96.20

Washington

  • Annual mean wage: $233,020
  • Hourly mean wage: $112.03

Wisconsin

  • Annual mean wage: $248,420
  • Hourly mean wage: $119.43

Wyoming

  • Annual mean wage: $241,690
  • Hourly mean wage: $116.20

 

 

 

 

 

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