Oral / Maxillofacial Surgeon Salary
An Oral / Maxillofacial Surgeon earns an average salary of $241,481 per year. A skill in Oral Surgery is associated with high pay for this job.
|Salary||$62,055 - $484,790|
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|$29,449 - $434,000|
|Hourly Rate||$11.65 - $220.21|
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Job Description for Oral / Maxillofacial Surgeon
Oral/maxillofacial surgeons are dental surgeons who specialize in surgeon training in addition to doctorate education in dental care. Most specialize in certain subsets of surgeries, such as root canals, extractions, and gum surgeries, and they must also be proficient with office equipment, general anesthesia, and implant services.Read More...
It's important to be able to make patients feel comfortable and at ease, as dentistry is a repeat customer business, and these surgeons may need to be on-call at certain times, especially if there is a limited number of oral surgeons in the facility. Office work is also necessary in this position, and they typically work full-time during regular business hours, not including emergency on-call services. Oral maxillofacial surgeons should also be able to relocate between offices if the need arises, and they must be able to work well with dental hygienists and other staff members in the office.
Pay by Experience Level for Oral / Maxillofacial Surgeon
Pay by Experience for an Oral / Maxillofacial Surgeon has a positive trend. An entry-level Oral / Maxillofacial Surgeon with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $148,000 based on 23 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Oral / Maxillofacial Surgeon with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $225,000 based on 18 salaries. An experienced Oral / Maxillofacial Surgeon which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $170,000 based on 10 salaries. An Oral / Maxillofacial Surgeon with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $295,000 based on 13 salaries.
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