The Internal Medicine Salary Calculator shows how much a physician, internist, nurse, and other health care professional can earn based on their specialty, hours worked, and the types of medical treatments they prescribe.

The calculator, available in the U.S. and the U-K., will help you choose your medical career. 

If you want to save more than $2.25 million per year, you can pay for additional training in acupuncture or other complementary medicine or you can take on a job in an alternative health care field. 

What to pay for: A total of $1,000 for a 1-year internship at a local hospital, $2 for a 2-year internship, and $1.25 for an internship. 

Cost: The total cost for an internships is based on an average salary of $42,000. 

Salary: In an ideal situation, an intern would make $12,000 annually, but in the US, the average annual salary is $30,000, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. 

How to find a doctor who practices acupuncture: If the medical profession you want is highly specialized, you’ll need to be able to look for a physician who practices alternative medicine. 

For example, an internal medicine doctor might be able find an intern who works at a hospital in the state where they practice, while a chiropractor might be interested in a physician practicing massage therapy in the same state. 

Do you know of an alternative medical or complementary medicine doctor who would be interested? 

If so, please contact us! 

Find an internship that is open: An internship can be the first step to becoming an alternative medicine doctor. 

When choosing an internship, look for the intern to have the skills needed to practice alternative medicine, according the American Association of Naturopathic Doctors. 

To find an internship open to an accredited doctor, visit