There are lots of different types of Doctors – GPs, surgeons and specialists and becoming any of these is really hard work! Not only will you need excellent qualifications (including some science A-levels), but you will also have to get into a medical school which can be really hard work as there is so much competition.
Salary for a docter
The income of doctors varies for different types of doctors but their annual salary have been increasing year after year. According to Dr. David J. Rossman a psychiatrist during the time of the Great Depression, doctors made approximately $2000 a month, and about $24,000 a year. The average salary of the doctors these days can range from $150,000 for a general doctor, $163,000 for a psychiatrist and $255,000 for a general surgeon.