How Much do Ob-gyn Doctors Make?

Do ob-gyn doctors make a lot of money? What is the average pay for ob-gyn doctors?

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, ob-gyn doctors in the United States earn an average of $233,610 a year, equivalent to $112.31 an hour. Ob-gyn doctors make 337% more than the average American worker.

Ob-gyn doctors in Iowa are the best paid, making $283,280 a year, while ob-gyn doctors in Texas make the least at $177,970.

  • Latest wage data is for May 2019
  • Pre-tax earnings; Wages only - does not include benefits
Ob-gyn Doctor Wages by Percentile
Percentile Hourly Annually
90th > $104 > $208,000
75th > $104 > $208,000
50th > $104 > $208,000
25th $82.59 $171,780
10th $39.04 $81,200
Ob-gyn Doctor Wages by State

In what states do ob-gyn doctors make the most? In what states do ob-gyn doctors make the least?

In the map below, green represents higher pay and red represents lower pay. Keep scrolling down to see a table with the average wages in each state.

State Hourly Annually
Arizona $104.34 $217,020
Arkansas $97.62 $203,050
California $113.81 $236,730
Colorado $132.06 $274,680
Connecticut $124.91 $259,810
Delaware $129.60 $269,570
Florida $119.90 $249,380
Georgia $112.21 $233,390
Illinois $108.64 $225,980
Indiana $129.05 $268,430
Iowa $136.19 $283,280
Kansas $106.57 $221,660
Kentucky $122.75 $255,330
Louisiana $123.61 $257,110
Maine $100.32 $208,670
Maryland $101.65 $211,430
Massachusetts $122.49 $254,780
Michigan $88.17 $183,400
Minnesota $118.08 $245,610
Mississippi $126.03 $262,140
Missouri $90.65 $188,560
Montana $123.17 $256,200
Nebraska $116.76 $242,850
New Hampshire $121.50 $252,720
New Jersey $132.54 $275,680
New Mexico $124.22 $258,380
New York $104.21 $216,760
North Carolina $115.89 $241,050
North Dakota $127.89 $266,010
Ohio $124.27 $258,480
Oklahoma $104.98 $218,360
Oregon $113.20 $235,450
Pennsylvania $118.48 $246,430
Rhode Island $127.19 $264,550
South Carolina $128.29 $266,840
South Dakota $129.18 $268,690
Tennessee $112.62 $234,250
Texas $85.56 $177,970
Utah $102.92 $214,070
Virginia $108.20 $225,050
Washington $116.00 $241,290
West Virginia $133.17 $276,990
Wisconsin $131.93 $274,410
Metro Areas Where Ob-gyn Doctors Earn the Most
  • Data is for the entire metro area, not just the city
Metro Area Hourly Annually
Fayetteville, NC $136.79 $284,520
Akron, OH $135.89 $282,650
Albuquerque, NM $135.48 $281,800
Albany, NY $135.37 $281,570
Sacramento, CA $133.52 $277,710
San Diego, CA $133.46 $277,590
Bakersfield, CA $132.68 $275,970
Huntington, WV $131.52 $273,560
Jacksonville, FL $131.47 $273,450
Philadelphia, PA $131.39 $273,300
Ob-gyn Doctor Wages by Year
Year Hourly Annually
2019 $112.31 $233,610
2018 $114.58 $238,320
2017 $113.10 $235,240
2016 $112.65 $234,310
2015 $106.92 $222,400
2014 $103.25 $214,750
2013 $102.20 $212,570
2012 $104.21 $216,760
2011 $105.10 $218,610