The average salary for an Early-Career Cardiothoracic Surgeon in Canada is C$275,000.
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Job Description for Cardiothoracic Surgeon
Cardiothoracic surgeons are in charge of performing clinical duties and cardiothoracic surgeries on behalf of their organization. They are generally responsible for providing excellent patient care, resolving inquiries as they arise, and leading a team of clinical professionals in and out the surgery room, so strong leadership skills are required to avoid incidents during treatment and surgery. These surgeons are highly organized and pay close attention to detail, and must follow strict safety …Read more
Cardiothoracic Surgeon Tasks
- Perform complex surgical operations and interventions safely and hygienically.
- Work with nurses and anesthesiologists to ensure safe treatment.
- Complete paperwork on procedures, diagnoses, outcomes, and other factors.
- Explain patient health needs to family members, caretakers, nurses and others.
- Talk with patients to explain procedures and their risks and outcomes.
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Pay by Experience Level for Cardiothoracic Surgeon
A mid-career Cardiothoracic Surgeon with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$289,041 based on 16 salaries. An experienced Cardiothoracic Surgeon with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$322,937 based on 13 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$275,000.
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