How much does an orthopedic surgeon make?
The national average salary for an Orthopedic Surgeon in the United States is $179,391 per year or $86.25 per hour. The top 10 percent make over $320,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $100,000 per year. Health Care companies and Professional companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Oregon, California, Alaska, Hawaii, and Massachusetts have the highest paying Orthopedic Surgeon jobs. The typical tenure for an Orthopedic Surgeon is 4.5 years.