Family Medicine jobs in Tucson typically list as a requirement Family Medicine board certification (or eligibility) and an up-to-date Arizona medical license. Completing a Family Medicine residency or fellowship in Arizona is beneficial because it implies the physician is familiar with AZ licensure requirements.
Family Medicine salaries for the west region of the U.S., including Tucson, AZ, are around $208,996. By comparison the country's average Family Medicine salary is $197,655, meaning Family Medicine jobs in Tucson pay approximately 105.7% of the national average.
Given the unusual insurance and liability laws of Arizona, care should be taken to address issues like insurance premiums.
More generally, the effect of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act on reimbursement rates for Family Medicine practices is unclear.