Vascular Surgeon Salary
|Salary||$244,951 - $497,492|
|Bonus||$9,635 - $82,434|
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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).)
|$249,113 - $502,055|
Job Description for Vascular Surgeon
The position of a vascular surgeon requires a great deal of knowledge and the ability to work with your hands, as these surgeons work specifically on disorders of arteries and blood vessels in the human body.Read More...
Many health conditions occur in human arteries, and vascular surgeons must know how to rid the body of these diseases and understand how the arteries should properly function. They typically work in a hospital or similar health care setting, and work with a variety of people, from doctors and nurses to other health care professionals to determine the best outcomes for patients. This job requires a great deal of care and steadiness, as these surgeons work with their hands and accidents or negligence can cause serious harm to the body.
Hours for this position can vary depending on the location and surgeries needed, but vascular surgeons can expect long hours with great physical labor. They must also be able to stand for long periods of time and work extensively for hours on end. This job requires a doctorate degree, medical license, and several residencies to complete.
Vascular Surgeon Tasks
- Provide expansive medical and surgical treatment of diseases related to the circulatory system outside of the heart and brain.
- Remain available during on-call hours.
- Perform surgeries within a specified range of time to avoid damage to the delicate vascular system.
- Diagnose, operate on, and manage the care of patients, designating appropriate and recommended surgical options.
Pay by Experience Level for Vascular Surgeon
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
For Vascular Surgeons, experience does not seem to be a major factor in determining pay. Salaries can reach six figures almost right off the bat; beginning workers who have less than five years' experience bring in a median of $326K per year. For Vascular Surgeons, 10 to 20 years of experience on the job amounts to an average salary of $358K. Veterans who have acquired more than 20 years report a median income of $389K, which is generally higher than the pay reported by other tenure groups.
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