Neurosurgeon with Brain Surgery Skills Salary

Six-figure salaries are the norm for Neurosurgeons with Brain Surgery skills , with median pay hovering around $388K per year. In the world of Neurosurgeons with Brain Surgery skills, overall income ranges from $102K near the bottom to $793K at the top; this can include more than $151K from bonuses and more than $389K from profit sharing in exceptional cases. Geographic location is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by career duration. Most enjoy medical while a majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to over one-half. Making up 75 percent of those who took the survey, male Neurosurgeons with Brain Surgery skills greatly outnumber their female counterparts. Most people is this field find their work highly enjoyable. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$101,623 - $744,455
$100K
$390K
$740K
MEDIAN: $388,387
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$37.50 - $338.50
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MEDIAN: $126.50
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$270K$540K$810K
Salary
$101,623 - $744,455  
   
Bonus
$1,005 - $150,668  
Profit Sharing
$408.40 - $388,549  
Commission
$25,000  
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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$102,388 - $793,457  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 352
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$200$400$600
Hourly Rate
$37.50 - $338.50  
   
Hourly Tips
$5.00  
Overtime
$39.45 - $585  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$500K$1M$1M
Bonus
$1,005 - $150,668  
   
Commission
$25,000  
Profit Sharing
$408.40 - $388,549  
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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$102,388 - $793,457  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 34

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Pay by Experience Level for Neurosurgeon

Pay by Experience for a Neurosurgeon has a positive trend. An entry-level Neurosurgeon with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $304,000 based on 155 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Neurosurgeon with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $395,000 based on 120 salaries. An experienced Neurosurgeon which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $450,000 based on 139 salaries. A Neurosurgeon with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $472,000 based on 83 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $391,528

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Neurosurgeons with Brain Surgery skills will find that Boston offers an impressive pay rate, one which exceeds the national average by 40 percent. Neurosurgeons with Brain Surgery skills can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Chicago (+28 percent), San Francisco (+20 percent), San Jose (+13 percent), and Seattle (+4 percent). One of the biggest compensable factors for Neurosurgeons with Brain Surgery skills is geography, with workers in Orlando earning a whopping 28 percent below the national average. Employers pay around 23 percent less in Denver and 13 percent less in Phoenix, below-median salaries for those in this field.

Key Stats for Neurosurgeon

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 29 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
22%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Neurosurgeon Salaries

▲20%

▲15%

▲1%

National Average
$392,000

▼22%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 29 votes.

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
22%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 61%
vision benefits
Vision: 54%
no benefits
None: 11%