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.