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Can anyone please comment on new grad salary for family medicine in WA state? A friend has gotten offers around 85K in rural WA. Seems pretty low. Their argument is that there is no state income tax but Nevada doesn't either and I've seen offers there that start in six figures. 

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1 hour ago, rev ronin said:

I agree, seems low to me, too.  I started at $85K in family medicine, suburban, five years ago.

Apparently this low salary is also because of the RVU bonuses which I thought were more common in EM. Does 3600 RVUs per year seem attainable in family medicine? 

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12 hours ago, aimyhtixela said:

 

Apparently this low salary is also because of the RVU bonuses which I thought were more common in EM. Does 3600 RVUs per year seem attainable in family medicine? 

As a new grad, do not bank on hitting any RVU targets.  You can't both do it and be safe.

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