Cardiovascular Surgeon Salary

A Cardiovascular Surgeon earns an average salary of $300,000 per year.

$103,042 - $668,394
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$103,042 - $668,394  
   
Bonus
$3,244 - $219,183  
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$103,424 - $678,249  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 41
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Job Description for Cardiovascular Surgeon

  • 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.
  • 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.
  • 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.

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Experience Affects Cardiovascular Surgeon Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 37%

Experienced
up arrow 31%

National Average
$325,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 22%

Entry-Level
up arrow 38%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
24%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 72%
dental benefits
Dental: 56%
medical benefits
Vision: 50%
dental benefits
None: 28%
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