General Surgeon

General Surgeon Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$184,000
$103,000
Min 10%
$184,000
Median 50%
$328,000
Max 90%
Highest Paying City
Watertown, NY
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
5.7 years
How much does a general surgeon make?
The national average salary for a General Surgeon in the United States is $184,192 per year or $88.55 per hour. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 225,000. The top 10 percent earn over $328,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $103,000 annually. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for General Surgeons are Health Care companies and Professional companies. The top 5 states when it comes to General Surgeon salaries are Alaska, California, Oregon, District of Columbia, and Massachusetts. Most General Surgeons spend 5.7 years in the position.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Doctor
$135,856
Surgeon
$178,246

Average General Surgeon Salary By Location

General Surgeons in the United States of America make on average $184,192 a year or $88.55 per hour. General Surgeons make the most in Watertown, NY at about $248,798 per year. Even as an entry-level General Surgeon, you will make $125,000 per year in Watertown, NY. Alaska, California, Oregon, District of Columbia, and Massachusetts are the highest paying states. Oklahoma, Louisiana, and West Virginia have the lowest General Surgeon salaries.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Watertown, NY
$248,798
2
Portland, OR
$245,722
3
Hartford, CT
$218,517
4
Dover, NH
$204,345
5
Baltimore, MD
$201,099

Average General Surgeon Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries a General Surgeon makes. The most abundant employment opportunities for General Surgeons are in Health Care companies and Professional companies. The two companies that report the highest salaries for General Surgeons are Charles Cole Memorial Hospital and Ascension Health. In addition, companies like Eastern Maine Healthcare Systems and The Mary Lanning Memorial Hospital Association report highly competitive salaries for General Surgeons.

Recently Added General Surgeon Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Vohra Wound Physicians
General Surgeon
01/28/2020
$300,000
Florence, South Carolina-Vohra Wound Physicians
General Surgeon
09/30/2019
$250,000
Blacksburg, Va-Vohra Wound Physicians
General Surgeon
09/30/2019
$250,000
Wichita Falls, Texas-Vohra Wound Physicians
General Surgeon
09/30/2019
$250,000
09/30/2019
$250,000
09/30/2019
$250,000
General Surgeon
09/21/2019
$254,000
ESR Healthcare
General Surgeon
09/21/2019
$350,000
ESR Healthcare
General Surgeon
09/04/2019
$584,360
Vohra Wound Physicians
General Surgeon
08/31/2019
$250,000
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