Average Orthopedic Surgeon Salary

$381,601
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$146k
MEDIAN
$382k
90%
$592k

The average salary for an Orthopedic Surgeon is $381,601

Base Salary
$146k - $592k
Bonus
$1k - $153k
Profit Sharing
$99 - $81k
Commission
$0 - $52k
Total Pay
$121k - $639k
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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

4.3 out of 5
(30)
Highly Satisfied
6Reviews
Based on 30 responses, the job of Orthopedic Surgeon has received a job satisfaction rating of 4.27 out of 5. On average, Orthopedic Surgeons are highly satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Male
81.7%
Female
18.3%
This data is based on 104 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

90%

Dental

72%

Vision

64%

None

9%