$395,848
Avg. Salary
$146
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

$23,672

Profit Sharing

$12,000

Commission

$57,500

The average pay for a Neurosurgeon is $146 per hour.

The average pay for a Neurosurgeon is $395,848 per year.

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MEDIAN $395,848
$103,351 - $787,168
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MEDIAN: $395,848
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$20.53 - $298
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$0$808K
Salary $103,351 - $787,168
Bonus $1,041 - $114,515
Profit Sharing $175 - $201,341
Commission $1,021 - $151,006
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$103,206 - $808,449
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Nov 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,357
Hourly Data $0$575
Hourly Rate $20.53 - $298
Hourly Tips $5.00
Overtime $20.61 - $575
Annual Data $0$808K
Bonus $1,041 - $114,515
Commission $1,021 - $151,006
Profit Sharing $175 - $201,341
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$103,206 - $808,449
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Nov 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 127

Job Description for Neurosurgeon

Neurosurgeons are specialized surgeons who focus on the brain, spine, and nervous system, and correcting neurological problems through surgery. These can include back surgeries, removing brain tumors, and other specialized neurological procedures.

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Neurosurgeon Tasks

  • Interview patients, evaluate test results, and diagnose conditions or the absence of conditions.
  • Teach medical students and supervise residents.
  • Document and track all treatments, diagnoses, medications, and other health data.
  • Discuss outcomes and potential courses of action with patients, and assist them in the decision-making process.
  • Perform surgical procedures, both exploratory and for treatment.

Neurosurgeon Pay By Employer

$0$695K

Mayo Clinic
7 profiles
$500,000

Common Career Paths for Neurosurgeon


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Popular Skills for Neurosurgeon

Pay by Experience Level for Neurosurgeon

Pay by Experience for a Neurosurgeon has a positive trend. An entry-level Neurosurgeon with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $301,000 based on 362 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Neurosurgeon with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $397,000 based on 282 salaries. An experienced Neurosurgeon which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $414,000 based on 310 salaries. A Neurosurgeon with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $444,000 based on 172 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

22%

-2%

-3%

-9%

-18%

National Average: $399,258

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Neurosurgeon Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Neurosurgeon?

Neurosurgeon in South Africa:
"Work is efficient but busy with many patients to attend."
Pros: Good place .much to learn ,interesting.
Cons: Pay less in salary.

Neurosurgeon in San Jose:
"Saving People."
Pros: Helping people live, and seeing the looks on their faces.
Cons: The stress, and the amount of a workload there is.

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Key Stats for Neurosurgeon

Gender

Female
23 %
Male
77 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 73 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
19%

Experience Affects Neurosurgeon Salaries

▲11%

▲4%

National Average
$399,000

▼1%

▼25%

Skills That Affect Neurosurgeon Salaries

Spine Surgery
▲35%

Neuroscience
▲25%

Neurosurgeon
▲19%

General Surgery
▲14%

Surgery
▲4%

National Average
$399,000


Medicine / Surgery
▼27%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 73 votes.

Gender

Female
23 %
Male
77 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 59%
vision benefits
Vision: 53%
no benefits
None: 12%