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General Surgeon Salary

How much does a General Surgeon make in the United States?
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Salary Data for General Surgeon

$379,978 (USD)/yr

$183 (USD)/hr

$35,642 (USD)/yr

$374,112 (USD)/yr

$180 (USD)/hr

$35,642 (USD)/yr

Job Description
Performs surgery to correct deformities, repair injuries, prevent diseases, and improve function in patients. Examines patient to verify necessity of operation, estimate possible risk to patient, and determine best operational procedure.
The average general surgeon salary in United States is $379,978 or an equivalent hourly rate of $183. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $35,642. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$247,398 (USD)

$524,561 (USD)


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Salary Potential

$440,499 (USD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for General Surgeon will increase 16 % over 5 years.

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