How Much I Earn as A Doctor VS. Digital Nomad

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How Much Money I Earn as a Doctor V.S. Digital Nomad
Are you a doctor curious about alternative career paths? You’re not alone! Many of us in the medical profession have contemplated different avenues for our skills and expertise. In this blog post, I’d like to share my personal journey, comparing my doctor’s salary in New Zealand with what I’ve earned as a digital nomad this year.
Doctor Salary in New Zealand vs. Digital Nomad Income
It’s a question that often lingers in the minds of doctors – what if we explore something beyond traditional medicine? My recent experience might offer some insights.
In my YouTube video (you can watch it here, I provide an honest and transparent look at my financial journey. 
While I won’t claim that the numbers I present are glamorous (AT ALL), they represent a significant shift in my career and lifestyle. 
The focus here is not just on the earnings but on the possibilities of making money online, both within and outside the medical field. 
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Join the Conversation
The video is a short 6-minute watch. It might resonate with some of you who’ve been contemplating a shift or just offer an interesting perspective on career options.
I’d love to hear your thoughts and experiences, too! Feel free to share your comments on the video. 

While doctor salaries in New Zealand are undoubtedly respectable, there are a wide range of job possibilities that offer incredible flexibility that medicine cannot.  The digital nomad lifestyle can lead to unexpected and exciting journeys. If you’re intrigued, take a few minutes to watch my video and discover the possibilities.

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About the Author

Eunice Chou

Dr Eunice Chou is a junior doctor from NZ currently trying out life as a digital nomad and documenting the experience via YouTube. 

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