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The average cardiovascular & thoracic surgeon salary in United States is $392,141 or an equivalent hourly rate of $189. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $39,175. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
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An entry level cardiovascular & thoracic surgeon (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $289,226. On the other end, a senior level cardiovascular & thoracic surgeon (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $480,715.

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