GP pay averages £110,000

GP earnings averaged £110,000 in 2005/6, a rise of 10 per cent, according to the DoH’s Information Centre.

The income figures include both private and NHS work.

Average net profits after expenses were:

£113,600 in England – up 9.7 per cent,
£98,700 in Northern Ireland – up 8.2 per cent,
£90,600 in Scotland – up 9.6 per cent,
£102,200 in Wales – up 11.6 per cent.

Dispensing GPs averaged £127,100 (up 6.3 per cent), with non-dispensing GPs earning £106,700 (up 10.4 per cent).

neil.durham@haymarket.com

More details on the DoH's Information Centre website .

Comment below and tell us what you think



Have you registered with us yet?

Register now to enjoy more articles and free email bulletins

Register

Already registered?

Sign in

Follow Us:

Just published

BMA House entrance

GPs face pension tax penalties worth 'half their post-tax income'

Rapid swings in inflation could leave GPs facing pension tax penalties worth 'half...

Sign outside BMA House

BMA to demand significant pay rises to combat 15 years of real-term cuts

The BMA is set to demand significant pay rises for all doctors to undo over a decade...

UK police station

Reporting a crime in the practice – the confidentiality dilemma

With incidents of aggressive behaviour from patients on the rise, Dr Emma Green,...

Sign reading 'General Medical Council'

GMC backs reversal of GP suspension over laptop and admits tribunal error

The GMC has admitted a medical tribunal was wrong to suspend a Manchester GP for...

Dr Chaand Nagpaul

Government 'willfully shrinking workforce' and exploiting doctors' goodwill, warns Nagpaul

The government is exploiting doctors' goodwill while persistently failing to adopt...

Vaccination tracker

UK COVID-19 vaccination programme tracker

GPs across the UK have led the largest-ever NHS vaccination programme in response...