What is the salary for a neurologist?
LocumTenens.com conducted its Annual Compensation and Employment Survey in September of 2020. Survey respondents represent neurologists who practice on a locum tenens basis as well as those with permanent salaries. Compensation results consist of only full-time, permanent employees and consider only annual salary and bonuses.
Average neurologist salary in 2019
Historical salary data
How does this year's salary compare to other years?
The average salary for a neurologist has been steadily increasing over the past few years. However, there was a decrease in 2019 compared to 2018.
Demographic insights by gender
There was an increase in female neurologists in 2019.
Where do neurologists work?
These are three of the top work settings for neurologists.
Clinic or community center19%
How old are neurologists?
There was an even split between Millennial neurologists (those born between 1981 and 1997) and Generation X (those born between 1965 and 1980) in 2019.
Neurologists who took this survey
Years in practice
Invitations for the survey were emailed to a database of more than 220,000 healthcare professionals in September 2020. Some recipients had been placed by LocumTenens.com, and some had not. There was a total of 2,080 respondents, both physicians and advanced practitioners, who were self-selected and spanned all 50 states.