Family Medicine jobs in Montgomery usually list as a requirement Family Medicine board certification (or eligibility) and an active Alabama license to practice medicine. Doing a Family Medicine residency or fellowship in Alabama is often helpful because it means the physician is cognizant of AL Medicaid policies.
Family Medicine salaries for the south region of the U.S., including Montgomery, AL, average around $195,941. In contrast the country's average Family Medicine salary is $197,655, meaning Family Medicine jobs in Montgomery pay about 99.1% of the national mean.
Because of unusual insurance and liability laws of Alabama, care should be taken to address issues like insurance premiums.
Moreover, the effect of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act on income for Family Medicine practices is not yet obvious.