Endocrinology jobs in Philadelphia typically list as a requirement Endocrinology board certification (or eligibility) and an active Pennsylvania license to practice medicine. Completing an Endocrinology residency or fellowship in Pennsylvania is often helpful because it suggests the physician is familiar with PA Medicaid policies.
Endocrinology salaries for the east region of the U.S., including Philadelphia, PA, are around $202,820. On the other hand the U.S. average Endocrinology salary is $212,281, meaning Endocrinology jobs in Philadelphia pay around 95.5% of the national norm.
Given the specific insurance and liability laws of Pennsylvania, effort should be made to explore topics like insurance premiums.
More generally, the effect of the federal PPAC Act on reimbursement rates for Endocrinology practices is not yet obvious.