Work in Compensation or HR?    x
Or browse by:


Average Base Salary


Average Hourly Rate


Average Bonus
The average medical surgeon (general) salary in United States is $376,512 or an equivalent hourly rate of $181. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $35,317. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience


Entry Level Salary


Senior Level Salary
An entry level medical surgeon (general) (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $255,100. On the other end, a senior level medical surgeon (general) (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $461,556.

Are you paid fairly?

Calculate your market salary rate to find out.
Calculate Salary
Job Description
Physicians who treat diseases, injuries, and deformities by invasive, minimally-invasive, or non-invasive surgical methods, such as using instruments, appliances, or by manual manipulation. Excludes "Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons" (29-1022).

The chart below breaks down accounts by the highest level of education obtained.

Jobs that May Interest You

RN - Oncology / Urology / General (Med Surg Unit)
Symmetry Resource Partners
Community involvement & humanitarian opportunities * 5 Main is a 37 bed unit dedicated to serving Oncology, Urology, and general med surg patients * The med surg team focuses on teamwork, excellence ...
Surgery-General - Physician
Medical Doctor Associates
MDA is seeking a Board Certified General Surgeon for locum tenens LT) call coverage in Arizona (AZ ... Medical Doctor Associates (MDA), part of one of the nations largest healthcare staffing companies ...
Register Nurse Medical Surgical Full Time Nights
Plantation General Hospital
Medical/Surgical – RN Plantation General Hospital Plantation, FL Facility Description: Plantation General Hospital is a full-service facility that is fully accredited by The Joint Commission and ...
Surgery-General - Physician
SUMO Medical Staffing
Bullhead City
Surgery-General opening in Bullhead City, Arizona. JOB #7902A hospital in Arizona is looking for ... RicciSenior Staffing ConsultantSUMO Medical StaffingProviding a better experience!Office [Click ...
RN - 4 North General Orthopedics Med/Surg Unit (Full-Time 0.8/Evening Shift)
Lancaster General Health
Lancaster General Health/Penn Medicine is currently seeking a Registered Nurse for 4 North – General Orthopedics Medical/Surgical Unit. The RN assumes responsibility and accountability as defined ...
About the Data

The above data is a data available in ERI Economic Research Institute's Global Salary Calculator. The Global Salary Calculator provides compensation data for over 45,000 positions in 8,000+ cities in 69 countries. Try a free demo of the cloud-based Global Salary Calculator.

If you need to calculate competitive levels of salaries, incentives and total compensation by industry, organization size and salary planning date, please view a demonstration version of ERI's Salary Assessor, which is used by the majority of the Fortune 500 for salary survey data and compensation planning. Try a free demo of the cloud-based Salary Assessor.

Discover How Much You Should Be Paid

Get informed of your market rate.

Do you work in HR or Compensation?

Try Free Demo

Try our professional compensation software to generate detailed salary and cost of living reports.

Try Free Demo