Which Medical Branch Gives The Highest Salary?

By Jyothi Swaroop Makena

20th August, 2023

Since the pandemic, the demand for doctors has increased, leading to even higher salaries in the medical field.


“Here are the medical branches that give the highest salary

The average salary of psychiatrists with 4-5 years of experience in India is ₹981,232 per year. The average salary for experienced psychiatrists in India is ₹1,220,838 per year.

1. Psychiatrist:

Emergency Medicine Physician

The average salary of emergency medicine physician in India is ₹1,078,033 per year and the highest salary can go to 2 million rupees in a year.

This is another highest paying medical job with an average salary of ₹1,300,000 per year. The highest salary goes up to ₹7,000,000 per year.

Plastic Surgeon


The average salary of a dermatologist physician in India is ₹1,214,572 per year which can go up to rupees 5 million per year.

Medical profession is one of the most respectable and well-paying careers in India. Even though it takes several years for doctors to complete their degree and start their medical practice, it becomes worth it in the end because of high salaries in this profession.