AED 484,390
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The average pay for an Entry-Level General Surgeon is AED 491,884 per year.

AED 116,350 - AED 1,021,286
AED 120K
AED 480K
MEDIAN: AED 484,390
Salary AED 116,350 - AED 1,021,286
Bonus AED 15,000
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).
AED 116,350 - AED 1,021,286
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 14 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 56

Job Description for General Surgeon

A general surgeon is a physician that specializes in performing medical surgeries. A general surgeon often does not have a specialty as to the type of surgery they perform; this is in contrast to specialists such as neurosurgeons or orthopedic surgeons, who perform a limited range of surgeries but typically have a much deeper knowledge of their particular area of specialty. Most surgeons begin their careers as a general surgeon before specializing further.


General Surgeon Tasks

  • Diagnose and follow up with patients during clinic visits.
  • Record and protect all patient information.
  • Educate patients and their families on surgery risks, benefits, and follow up needs.
  • Schedule, perform, and follow up with patient surgeries.

General Surgeon Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AED 491,579

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

General Surgeon Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

General Surgeon in Nairobi:
"Know enough about the company I am working with."
To know the they are going to work. To know people they are going to work with. To work in the place they have been appointed. Rather than to go here and there looking for locums. Then to look for locums after the surgical work in that place is sure and stable.

Key Stats for General Surgeon


27 %
73 %
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years


27 %
73 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 14%
vision benefits
Vision: 9%
no benefits
None: 18%