Infectious Disease jobs in Buffalo typically have as a stipulation Infectious Disease board certification (or eligibility) and an active New York medical license. Doing an Infectious Disease residency or fellowship in New York is beneficial because it implies the physician is aware of NY licensure requirements.
Infectious Disease salaries for the east region of the U.S., including Buffalo, NY, average around $198,710. By comparison the U.S. average Infectious Disease salary is $222,094, meaning Infectious Disease jobs in Buffalo pay about 89.5% of the national average.
Thanks to unusual insurance and liability laws of New York, care should be taken to address issues like insurance premiums.
More generally, the effect of the healthcare reform bill on reimbursement rates for Infectious Disease practices is not yet obvious.