Average General Surgeon Salary

Average General Surgeon Salary

$287,742
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$121k
MEDIAN
$288k
90%
$402k

The average salary for a General Surgeon is $287,742

Base Salary
$121k - $402k
Bonus
$1k - $59k
Profit Sharing
$8k - $347k
Total Pay
$114k - $415k
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What Do General Surgeons Do?

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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Job Satisfaction for General Surgeon

4 out of 5
(40)
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Gender Breakdown

Male
66.5%
Female
33.5%
This data is based on 161 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

87%

Dental

71%

Vision

64%

None

13%