Physician Colombia - Jobs and Salary, How to find a job

What is the salary of - Physician Colombia?
How to find a job - Physician Colombia?
What are the typical job requirements for this occupation?
Physician Colombia - What are the typical requirements or qualifications in job postings?


The most common places to find a job are: Bogotá (capital city), Medellín, Cali, Barranquilla, Cartagena, Cúcuta, Bucaramanga

Salary for the job: Physician Colombia - USD 792
Average salary Colombia - USD 246
Wages are paid in local currency: COP (Colombian pesos)

The impact of the work experience on the salary:
Experienced: + 31%
Mid-Career: + 16%
Entry-Level: - 12%


Chart: (1) Salary - Physician (2) Average salary - Colombia


Chart: (1) Experienced (2) Medium experience (3) Partialy experience


Salary - Physician: (1) Colombia (2) Mexico (3) Peru


Salary - Colombia: (1) Physician (2) Cardiologist (3) Surgeon


Physician - Colombia: Payroll taxes and social security contributions

Employee benefits
Retirement plan: Yes
Health insurance: Yes
Internal and external training courses: Yes
Career development plan for the employees: Yes

Typical job requirements
Education level: Completed graduate medical education program
Certification: Required
IT literate: Not necessary
Probation period: Not usual
Official language: Spanish
Knowledge of foreign languages: Necessary
Driver's licence: Not necessary
Work experience: Impact on the salary - Medium

Job type:
Full Time Job
Part Time Job
Temporary Job
Night Shift
Contract employment
Industry: healthcare jobs

Working time and paid leave
Working week: Monday - Friday or Monday - Saturday
Working hours per week: 48
Overtime working hours: Yes
Paid vacation days: 15 (The contract may be different)
Paid public holidays: 18
Lunch break: Yes
Lunch break duration: 30 minutes
Flexible working hours: Rarely

Tips for finding a job as a foreigner
Is working permit / working visa required? Required
Required level of proficiency in the local language: Full professional level

Unemployment rate Colombia - 14.2%
Retirement age Colombia - 57-62

Companies in Colombia, with the highest published employment and wages for this occupation - physician, are hospitals and other medical institutions.

A physician's salary is generally considered to be one of the highest among healthcare occupations. This is due to the extensive education and training required to become a physician, as well as the level of responsibility and decision-making authority that comes with the role. Physicians typically spend many years in medical school and residency before entering the workforce, and are responsible for diagnosing and treating patients, prescribing medications, and making referrals to specialists as needed. In comparison, other healthcare occupations such as nurses, physician assistants, and physical therapists have less education and training requirements, and typically have more defined roles and responsibilities within the healthcare system. However, it's worth noting that the compensation of healthcare professionals may vary depending on the region, experience and the type of facility they work in. Despite the high salary that physicians receive, the nature of their job can be stressful, demanding and demanding long working hours.

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