Orthopaedic Surgeon

Orthopaedic Surgeon Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$175,000
$93,000
Min 10%
$175,000
Median 50%
$329,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Ascension Health
Highest Paying City
Watertown, NY
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
7.1 years
How much does an orthopaedic surgeon make?
The national average salary for an Orthopaedic Surgeon in the U.S. is $175,604 annually or $84.43 hourly. The top 10 percent of earners make over $330,000 annually, whereas the bottom 10 percent of earners make under $93,000 per year. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Orthopaedic Surgeons are Health Care companies and Media companies. Alaska, District of Columbia, California, Colorado, and Oregon have the highest paying Orthopaedic Surgeon jobs. The typical employment for an Orthopaedic Surgeon is 7.1 years.
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Average Orthopaedic Surgeon Salary By Location

The national average salary for an Orthopaedic Surgeon in the United States is $175,604 per year or $84.43 per hour. The city with the highest Orthopaedic Surgeon salary is Watertown, NY at $245,280 per year. The average starting salary in Watertown, NY for Orthopaedic Surgeons is $121,000. Some of the states with the best Orthopaedic Surgeon salaries are Alaska, District of Columbia, California, Colorado, Oregon, Minnesota, and Massachusetts. Tennessee, West Virginia, and Louisiana have the lowest Orthopaedic Surgeon salaries.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Watertown, NY
$245,280
2
Boston, MA
$221,640
3
Seattle, WA
$220,570
4
Williston, ND
$193,160
5
Urbana, IL
$192,559

Average Orthopaedic Surgeon Salary By Company

If you are an Orthopaedic Surgeon, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. Health Care companies and Media companies have the most job opportunities for Orthopaedic Surgeons. Ascension Health and Eastern Maine Healthcare Systems are the highest paying companies. Companies like IU Health and Norton Healthcare also pay high salaries to their Orthopaedic Surgeons.

Recently Added Orthopaedic Surgeon Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Spot On Recruiting, Inc.
Orthopaedic Surgeon
01/30/2020
$100,000
Spot On Recruiting, Inc.
Orthopaedic Surgeon
08/15/2019
$100,000
Spot On Recruiting, Inc.
Orthopaedic Surgeon
05/23/2019
$583,319