Anesthesiologists are top earners among physician specialties

Out of 11 medical specialties on Business Insider's list of the highest-paid physicians, anesthesiologists earn the most.

Business Insider used Bureau of Labor Statistics' Occupational Employment Statistics to create the list.

Below are the 11 top-earning specialties and their average yearly salaries:

1. Anesthesiologist - $267,020
2. Surgeon - $255,110
3. Oral and maxillofacial surgeons - $242,370
4.OB-GYN - $238,320
5. Psychiatrist - $220,380
6. Family medicine physician - $211,780
7. All other physicians and surgeons - $203,880
8. Internist - $196,490
9. Pediatrician - $183,240
10. Dentist - $175,840
11. Podiatrist - $148,220

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