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Internists, General

in Massachusetts

Physicians who diagnose and provide non-surgical treatment of diseases and injuries of internal organ systems. Provide care mainly for adults who have a wide range of problems associated with the internal organs. Subspecialists, such as cardiologists and gastroenterologists, are included in "Physicians and Surgeons, All Other" (29-1069).

Occupation Projection for Internists, General

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
291063  Internists, General 2,783 2,913 130 4.67 % 42 31 13 86 Doctoral or professional degree 

Internists, General Projections by Industry

Industry 2016
Employment
Projected 2026 Employment Change
2016-2026
2017
Mean Annual OES Wage
Number Percent Distribution Number Percent Distribution Number Percent
Health Care and Social Assistance    2,520  90 % 2,700  93 % 180  7 % $247,830
Ambulatory Health Care Services    2,150  77 % 2,310  79 % 160  7 % $254,770
Hospitals    370  13 % 400  14 % 30  8 % $207,130
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Economic Research
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