Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Colorectal Surgeon is $333,241
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Colorectal Surgeons?
An entry-level Colorectal Surgeon with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $293,973 based on 7 salaries. An early career Colorectal Surgeon with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $303,254 based on 34 salaries. A …Read more
What Do Colorectal Surgeons Do?
Colorectal surgeons specialize in the treatment of the lower digestive tract. In medical school, this is the surgeon’s area of focused study for both education and advanced training, and to become a colorectal surgeon, one must have comprehensive knowledge about this area of the body, general surgical procedures, and diagnosis and treatment for the anus, rectum, and colon.
Colorectal surgeons must have and maintain their medical licensing, and they often join a hospital or surgical team to …Read more