Average Neurosurgeon Salary in Canada

C$315,602
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C$20,608
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The average salary for a Neurosurgeon in Canada is C$315,602.
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CA$124k
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CA$316k
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CA$512k
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Salary
C$124k - C$512k
Bonus
C$1k - C$99k
Total Pay
C$112k - C$535k

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Job Description for Neurosurgeon

Neurosurgeon Tasks
  • Interview patients, evaluate test results, and diagnose conditions or the absence of conditions.
  • Teach medical students and supervise residents.
  • Document and track all treatments, diagnoses, medications, and other health data.
  • Discuss outcomes and potential courses of action with patients, and assist them in the decision-making process.
  • Perform surgical procedures, both exploratory and for treatment.

Job Satisfaction for Neurosurgeon

4.7 out of 5
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Popular Skills for Neurosurgeon

Skills in Medicine / Surgery are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Neurophysiology, Surgery, Neuroscience and Brain Surgery.

Pay by Experience Level for Neurosurgeon

An entry-level Neurosurgeon with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$292,774 based on 8 salaries. An early career Neurosurgeon with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$299,236 based on 54 salaries. A mid-career Neurosurgeon with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$338,604 based on 51 salaries. An experienced Neurosurgeon with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$358,005 based on 55 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$356,078.
Employees with Neurosurgeon in their job title in Halifax, Nova Scotia earn an average of 22.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Toronto, Ontario (14.0% more) and Edmonton, Alberta (10.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Winnipeg, Manitoba (23.2% less), Vancouver, British Columbia (12.9% less) and Ottawa, Ontario (6.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 192 survey responses.
Entry Level
4.2%
Early Career
28.1%
Mid Career
26.6%
Experienced
28.6%
Late Career
12.5%