Surgeon Career

Job Description: Physicians who treat diseases, injuries, and deformities by invasive, minimally-invasive, or non-invasive surgical methods, such as using instruments, appliances, or by manual manipulation.


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Surgeon Career

Salary Info

Median Annual Wage

$252,910

Median Hourly Wage

$121.59*

Total Employed Nationally

41,190


Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics May 2016 wage data and 2016-2026 employment projections. "Projected growth" represents the estimated change in total employment over the projections period (2016-2026). "Projected job openings" represent openings due to growth and replacement.