Avg. Base Salary (AUD)
The average salary for an Orthopedic Surgeon is AU$240,227
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Orthopedic Surgeons?
An entry-level Orthopedic Surgeon with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$205,504 based on 5 salaries. An early career Orthopedic Surgeon with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$225,543 based on 23 salaries. A …Read more
What Do Orthopedic Surgeons Do?
Orthopedic surgeons work with the musculoskeletal system, which includes bones, joints, muscles, tendons and ligaments. They perform surgery to address trauma, tumors, injuries, infections and other conditions requiring surgical intervention. Specific conditions that orthopedic surgeons may address include arthritis, spine disorders such as scoliosis, dislocations and fractures, and damage to tendons, muscles and ligaments, among others. These professionals may focus on general orthopedic …Read more