An Entry-Level General Surgeon earns an average salary of AED 500,063 per year. A skill in General Surgery is associated with high pay for this job.

AED 121,641 - AED 1,023,523
AED 120K
AED 500K
MEDIAN: AED 500,063
Salary AED 121,641 - AED 1,023,523
Bonus AED 30,000
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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).
AED 121,641 - AED 1,023,523
  • Country: United Arab Emirates
  • Currency: AED
  • Updated: 9 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 58

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 507,778

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


20 %
80 %
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years


20 %
80 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 10%
vision benefits
Vision: 5%
no benefits
None: 20%