Doctor, General Practioner (GP) Salary

The average Doctor, General Practioner (GP) salary in UK is £81,428.72

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Doctor, General Practioner (GP) Job Description Summary

What does a doctor do?

On average GPs earn around £81,428.72 per year in the UK. Doctors diagnose and treat medical conditions, diseases, and disorders, through specialist knowledge, medicines, and skills. A doctor’s specific duties depend on their field of practice. Duties include listening to patients, interpreting lab results, arranging procedures, prescribing medicines, and proving follow-up care.

How to become a doctor and how to earn more

To become a doctor you will need to undertake extensive education to attain a Bachelor’s degree. Your education will usually last for eight years, include attending medical school, and be followed by on-the-job training. You will need to pass exams to gain your medical license, which is required by law for you to practice medicine. You can earn more by becoming a consultant or through employment in a private practice.

Min: £24,180.00 Max: £175,500.00

Average Doctor, General Practioner (GP) Salary in UK: £81,428.72

Read about Doctor, General Practioner (GP) salaries, related jobs and salary information across the UK

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Salary by Region

Compare Doctor, General Practioner (GP) salaries across different regions

Region Salary
Scotland £69,154.35
Wales £77,388.78
Northern Ireland £74,613.05
East Midlands £80,777.55
Eastern £86,902.78
London £80,811.91
North East £69,930.59
North West £76,621.18
South East £95,508.71
South West £104,952.32
West Midlands £72,304.64
Yorkshire and the Humber £80,357.71