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Pediatricians

Diagnose and treat children's diseases and injuries.

Quick Facts

Wages:

Well above the statewide median
$97.64 / hour    Read more about wages

Outlook:


Growth rate:  15.4%    Read more about outlook

Education:

Graduate degree (any type) is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Collect medical information from patients, family members, or other medical professionals.
  • Conduct research to increase knowledge about medical issues.
  • Prepare official health documents or records.
  • Record patient medical histories.
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Job Title Examples:

General Pediatrician
Medical Doctor (MD)
Physician

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