Cardiovascular Surgeon Salary

A Cardiovascular Surgeon earns an average salary of $353,627 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

$103,040 - $696,170
$100K
$370K
$700K
MEDIAN: $368,740
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50%
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$15.00 - $151.42
$100
MEDIAN: $100.00
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$0$721K
Salary $103,040 - $696,170
Bonus $15,101 - $148,994
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$101,958 - $721,258
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 37
Hourly Data $0$151
Hourly Rate $100.00
Hourly Tips $3.79
Overtime $30.52
Annual Data $0$721K
Bonus $15,101 - $148,994
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$101,958 - $721,258
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 7

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Job Description for Cardiovascular Surgeon

  • Provide operative, preoperative and critical care diagnosis, treatment and procedures for patients with pathological conditions of the chest.
  • Communicate with families and patients regarding care plans and make referrals to other specialists as per the standard of care.
  • Treat pathologic conditions of the lung, esophagus and chest wall, abnormalities of the great vessels, tumors of the mediastinum, and diseases of the diaphragm and pericardium.
  • Treat complications of ischemic heart disease (for example, coronary artery bypass grafting), correct congenital heart disease, or treat valvular heart disease created by various causes including endocarditis.
  • Provide surgical care of coronary artery disease, abnormalities of the great vessels and heart valves, congenital anomalies, tumors and diseases of the diaphragm.

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Pay by Experience Level for Cardiovascular Surgeon

Pay by Experience for a Cardiovascular Surgeon has a positive trend. An entry-level Cardiovascular Surgeon with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $203,000 based on 15 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Cardiovascular Surgeon with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $303,000 based on 16 salaries. An experienced Cardiovascular Surgeon which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $500,000 based on 13 salaries. A Cardiovascular Surgeon with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $402,000 based on 11 salaries.

Key Stats for Cardiovascular Surgeon

Gender

Female
27 %
Male
73 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
25%
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Experience Affects Cardiovascular Surgeon Salaries

Experienced
▲41%

Late-Career
▲13%

National Average
$355,000

Mid-Career
▼15%

Entry-Level
▼43%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
27 %
Male
73 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
25%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 70%
no benefits
None: 9%
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