Average General Surgeon Salary

$292,839
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$142k
MEDIAN
$293k
90%
$407k

The average salary for a General Surgeon is $292,839

Base Salary
$142k - $407k
Bonus
$1k - $52k
Profit Sharing
$22k - $52k
Total Pay
$122k - $425k
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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

4.1 out of 5
(33)
Highly Satisfied
10Reviews
Based on 33 responses, the job of General Surgeon has received a job satisfaction rating of 4.07 out of 5. On average, General Surgeons are highly satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Male
68.8%
Female
31.2%
This data is based on 141 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

88%

Dental

71%

Vision

66%

None

11%