Cardiology jobs in Newark most often list as a requirement Cardiology board certification (or eligibility) and an active New Jersey medical license. Having done a Cardiology residency or fellowship in New Jersey is beneficial because it suggests the physician is aware of NJ licensure requirements.
Cardiology salaries for the east region of the U.S., including Newark, NJ, run around $349,369. In contrast the U.S. average Cardiology salary is $398,034, meaning Cardiology jobs in Newark pay around 87.8% of the national average.
Given the unusual insurance and tort policies of New Jersey, care should be taken to address concerns like state tort reform proposals.
Equally important, the effect of the federal PPAC Act on reimbursement rates for Cardiology practices is not yet obvious.