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Neurosurgeon Salary with Brain Surgery skills

Wages for Neurosurgeons with Brain Surgery skills are generous, with average pay above six figures ($396K) per year. Residence and tenure each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Making up 77 percent of those who took the survey, male Neurosurgeons with Brain Surgery skills greatly outnumber their female counterparts. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Neurosurgeons with Brain Surgery skills. Almost all enjoy medical while a fair number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the greater part. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.
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$101,864 - $766,282
MEDIAN: $395,967

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XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
$101,864 - $766,282  
$1,987 - $96,958  
Profit Sharing
$1,250 - $73,500  
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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).
$102,555 - $807,649  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 173

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Pay by Experience Level for Neurosurgeon with Brain Surgery skills

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Six-figure salaries are not unusual for those just entering the occupation — survey respondents with less than five years' experience under their belts report receiving an average of $380K per year. On average, Neurosurgeons with Brain Surgery skills make $442K following one to two decades on the job. Neurosurgeons with Brain Surgery skills who have racked up more than two decades of experience report lower incomes overall; the average sum for this crowd comes out to only $411K.

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Experience Affects Neurosurgeon with Brain Surgery skills Salaries

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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 22 votes.


23 %
77 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 74%
vision benefits Vision: 66% employee benefits None: 7%