Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for an Oral / Maxillofacial Surgeon is $246,581
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Oral / Maxillofacial Surgeons?
An entry-level Oral / Maxillofacial Surgeon with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $216,734 based on 7 salaries. An early career Oral / Maxillofacial Surgeon with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $237,500 based …Read more
What Do Oral / Maxillofacial Surgeons Do?
Oral/maxillofacial surgeons are dental surgeons who specialize in surgeon training in addition to doctorate education in dental care. Most specialize in certain subsets of surgeries, such as root canals, extractions, and gum surgeries, and they must also be proficient with office equipment, general anesthesia, and implant services.
It's important to be able to make patients feel comfortable and at ease, as dentistry is a repeat customer business, and these surgeons may need to be on-call at …Read more