The average salary for a Physician / Doctor, Plastic Surgeon is $263,119.
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Job Description for Physician / Doctor, Plastic Surgeon
Plastic surgeons help create quality-of-life improvements for patients, generally working within a specialty that focuses on changing the appearance of various body parts or facial features. They work frequently to assist in the long-term care of burn patients and other victims of disfiguring injuries. Some plastic surgeons focus primarily on elective procedures such as facelifts, rhinoplasty, and breast augmentation and reduction. They may also work with other specialists to assist in correctiv…Read more
Physician / Doctor, Plastic Surgeon Tasks
- Perform cosmetic and reconstructive surgery.
- Evaluate patients and determine appropriate surgery and treatment schedule.
- Participate in patient care panels and meetings.
- Provide follow-up evaluations.
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Popular Skills for Physician / Doctor, Plastic Surgeon
Medicine / Surgery
Skills in Surgery, Medicine / Surgery and General Surgery are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Burn Care and Skin Care.
Pay by Experience Level for Physician / Doctor, Plastic Surgeon
An entry-level Physician / Doctor, Plastic Surgeon with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $261,697 based on 97 salaries. An early career Physician / Doctor, Plastic Surgeon with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $255,112 based on 163 salaries. A mid-career Physician / Doctor, Plastic Surgeon with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $252,462 based on 98 salaries. An experienced Physician / Doctor, Plastic Surgeon with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $263,593 based on 120 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $294,182.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Physician / Doctor, Plastic Surgeon in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 12.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Francisco, California (11.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (28.8% less), Miami, Florida (24.0% less) and New York, New York (6.8% less).
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