Family Medicine jobs in San Jose most often include as a stipulation Family Medicine board certification (or eligibility) and an up-to-date California state physician license. Doing a Family Medicine residency or fellowship in California is often helpful because it implies the physician is familiar with CA licensure requirements.
Family Medicine salaries for the west region of the U.S., including San Jose, CA, average around $208,996. In contrast the country's average Family Medicine salary is $197,655, meaning Family Medicine jobs in San Jose pay approximately 105.7% of the national mean.
Thanks to specific insurance and liability laws of California, care should be taken to address topics like insurance premiums.
More generally, the effect of the federal PPAC Act on reimbursement rates for Family Medicine practices is unknown.