No country is better than … Among active physicians, 56.2% identified as White, 17.1% identified as Asian, 5.8% identified as Hispanic, and 5.0% identified as Black or African American. 5. These numbers reflect averages in each Canadian province, meaning some Canadians will be earning more than that, like those lucky few who make $1 million or more a year, while others may be earning less than those averages. Hawaii - $268,000. New Mexico - $261,000. Top 5 "least earning" states for physician incomes. When it comes to high paying salaries, Australia might traditionally have had the edge on its close neighbour, yet when it comes to medicine, New Zealand is clearly the place to be. Specialists here make approximately $188,000 annually, while GP`s take home an unimpressive $61,000. The taxes here are sky-high, making it all the more difficult to prosper. Note that the race for 13.7% of active physicians is Unknown, making that the largest subgroup after White and Asian. Canadian nurses do get paid more, but keep in mind that they do have higher costs of living and more taxes than American counterparts. Massachusetts - $275,000 An average of 51 hours per week has been recorded. Maryland - $256,000. US physicians earn far more than doctors in other countries. Canada has about 25 percent more doctors’ consultations per capita than we do, and the average rich country has 50 percent more. Beyond that, this is a doctor's earnings or billables before any fees or expenses they have to pay related to their practices and clinic, which can amount to a lot. chrishowey / Deposit Photos. A country of great diversity, there are many options to travel both within the US and to Central & South America. A Canadian Institute of Health Information report on Thursday found the number of doctors is growing at double the rate of the Canadian population. New Zealand. Here doctors work the longest hours, more than any country in Europe. The United States offers great professional development opportunities and pay for their doctors. In contrast, where Hispanics represent less than 10 percent of the area’s population, foreign-trained doctors make up less than one-quarter of all doctors. GPs: $242,400. Canada runs a socialist system, while the US runs a capitalist system. 10. Nevada - $323,000. Canada provides more social services to its citizens but at a higher cost. Figure 18 shows the percentage of active physicians by race/ethnicity. Specialists: $350,300. There is a huge difference between what a doctor makes and what she keeps . Canada: While there are no available figures for average GP salaries, specialists in the country can expect to earn an average take home of $138,261, which is certainly … As shown in Figure 7, in areas where the Hispanic population is 50 percent or more, 36.6 percent of the doctors are foreign-trained.