The average salary for a General Surgeon in India is Rs 1,037,743.
MEDIAN Rs 1,037,743
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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. A surgeon generally spend most of the…Read more
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.
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Popular Skills for General Surgeon
Medicine / Surgery
Skills in General Surgery, Surgery and Oncology are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Medicine / Surgery and Emergency/Trauma.
Pay by Experience Level for General Surgeon
An entry-level General Surgeon with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of Rs 954,959 based on 39 salaries. An early career General Surgeon with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 1,001,053 based on 206 salaries. A mid-career General Surgeon with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 2,396,617 based on 63 salaries. An experienced General Surgeon with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 2,596,154 based on 32 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of Rs 2,700,000.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with General Surgeon in their job title in New Delhi, Delhi earn an average of 92.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Mumbai, Maharashtra (63.8% more) and Delhi, Delhi (33.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Pune, Maharashtra (22.9% less), Chennai, Tamil Nadu (4.7% less) and Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh (3.6% less).
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