Neurosurgeon with Brain Surgery Skills Salary

Salaries for Neurosurgeons with Brain Surgery skills are generous, with average pay above six figures ($392K) per year. Total cash compensation for Neurosurgeons with Brain Surgery skills runs from $103K to $859K depending on bonuses that can occasionally exceed $148K and profit sharing that can reach almost $385K. Location is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by experience level. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and the larger part collect dental insurance. Generally, women make up less than a third of all Neurosurgeons with Brain Surgery skills who answered the questionnnaire. Something to celebrate is that most people in this position are highly satisfied with their jobs. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.
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$101,957 - $786,680
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$390K
$790K
MEDIAN: $392,207
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$35.48 - $355.08
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$0$858K
Salary $101,957 - $786,680
Bonus $1,011 - $148,479
Profit Sharing $48.43 - $384,923
Commission $60,000
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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$102,696 - $858,621
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 354
Hourly Data $0$584
Hourly Rate $35.48 - $355.08
Hourly Tips $5.00
Overtime $20.61 - $584
Annual Data $0$858K
Bonus $1,011 - $148,479
Commission $60,000
Profit Sharing $48.43 - $384,923
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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$102,696 - $858,621
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 31

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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: $394,135

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

Surpassing the national average by 40 percent, Neurosurgeons with Brain Surgery skills in Boston receive some of the highest pay in the country. Neurosurgeons with Brain Surgery skills can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Chicago (+27 percent), San Francisco (+20 percent), San Jose (+12 percent), and Seattle (+3 percent). Location significantly influences compensation, with Orlando Neurosurgeons with Brain Surgery skills earning much less — 29 percent less — than the national average. Workers in Denver and Phoenix earn salaries that trail the national average for those in this profession (24 percent less and 14 percent less, respectively).

Key Stats for Neurosurgeon

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 30 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
22%
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Experience Affects Neurosurgeon Salaries

▲20%

▲14%

▼0%

National Average
$394,000

▼23%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 30 votes.

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
22%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 60%
vision benefits
Vision: 52%
no benefits
None: 12%
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