Average Cardiothoracic Surgeon Salary

$388,532
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$122k
MEDIAN
$389k
90%
$652k

The average salary for a Cardiothoracic Surgeon is $388,532

Base Salary
$122k - $652k
Bonus
$3k - $103k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $50k
Total Pay
$122k - $696k
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What Do Cardiothoracic Surgeons Do?

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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Job Satisfaction for Cardiothoracic Surgeon

4.6 out of 5
(19)
Extremely Satisfied
6Reviews
Based on 19 responses, the job of Cardiothoracic Surgeon has received a job satisfaction rating of 4.56 out of 5. On average, Cardiothoracic Surgeons are extremely satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Male
63.6%
Female
34.5%
Prefer to self-define
1.8%
This data is based on 55 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

94%

Dental

75%

Vision

70%

None

6%