Average General Surgeon Salary in United Kingdom

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The average salary for a General Surgeon in United Kingdom is £76,951.
MEDIAN £76,951
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£32k - £122k
£2k - £35k
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£32k - £139k

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Job Description for General Surgeon

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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General Surgeon
Orthopedic Surgeon
Teaching Assistant (TA)
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Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for General Surgeon

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

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 £68,784 based on 5 salaries. An early career General Surgeon with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £75,000 based on 29 salaries. A mid-career General Surgeon with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £78,155 based on 23 salaries. An experienced General Surgeon with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £87,428 based on 39 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of £87,429.

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