Average Orthopedic Surgeon Salary

Average Orthopedic Surgeon Salary

$382,902
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$146k
MEDIAN
$383k
90%
$606k

The average salary for an Orthopedic Surgeon is $382,902

Base Salary
$146k - $606k
Bonus
$2k - $123k
Profit Sharing
$953 - $82k
Commission
$0 - $4k
Total Pay
$129k - $646k
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What Do Orthopedic Surgeons Do?

Orthopedic Surgeon Tasks
  • Examine patients to diagnose and treat bone, joint, ligament, and skeleton problems, diseases, or injuries.
  • Perform surgery to repair, salvage, or replace bones and joints, reconnect nerves, or otherwise improve skeletal health.
  • Monitor ongoing progress and health of patients, changing treatment plans as circumstances dictate.
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Job Satisfaction for Orthopedic Surgeon

4.5 out of 5
(41)
Extremely Satisfied
6Reviews
Based on 41 responses, the job of Orthopedic Surgeon has received a job satisfaction rating of 4.54 out of 5. On average, Orthopedic Surgeons are extremely satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Male
84.1%
Female
15.9%
This data is based on 126 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

90%

Dental

68%

Vision

59%

None

9%