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Family and General Practitioners

in Massachusetts

Physicians who diagnose, treat, and help prevent diseases and injuries that commonly occur in the general population. May refer patients to specialists when needed for further diagnosis or treatment.

All Industry Projections for this Occupation

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Code
Title Employment Change Annual Average Openings Typical education needed for entry
2014 2024 Level Percent Total Growth Replace-
ments
291062  Family and General Practitioners 3,594 3,748 154 4.28 % 112 15 97 Doctoral or professional degree 

Industry Projections for this Occupation

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Industry 2014
Employment
Projected 2024 Employment Change
2014-2024
2016
Mean Annual OES Wage
Number Percent Distribution Number Percent Distribution Number Percent
Health Care and Social Assistance    3,220  89 % 3,330  89 % 110  4 % $212,670
Ambulatory Health Care Services    2,960  82 % 3,070  82 % 110  4 % $210,740
Hospitals    260  7 % 260  7 % 0  0 % $237,390
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
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