Average General Surgeon Salary in South Africa

R596,552
Avg. Base Salary (ZAR)
10%
ZAR 50k
MEDIAN
ZAR 597k
90%
ZAR 2m

The average salary for a General Surgeon is R596,552 in 2024

Base Salary
R50k - R2m
Bonus
R5k - R512k
Profit Sharing
R0 - R12k
Total Pay
R101k - R2m
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What is the highest pay for General Surgeons?

Our data indicates that the highest pay for a General Surgeon is ZAR 2m / year

What is the lowest pay for General Surgeons?

Our data indicates that the lowest pay for a General Surgeon is ZAR 50k / year

How can General Surgeons increase their salary?

Increasing your pay as a General Surgeon is possible in different ways. Change of employer: Consider a career move to a new employer that is willing to pay higher for your skills. Level of Education: Gaining advanced degrees may allow this role to increase their income potential and qualify for promotions. Managing Experience: If you are a General Surgeon that oversees more junior General Surgeons, this experience can increase the likelihood to earn more.