How much does a Orthopedic Surgeon make in the United States? The average Orthopedic Surgeon salary in the United States is $542,630 as of May 28, 2024, but the range typically falls between $426,590 and $702,020. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.

Orthopedic Surgeon Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Orthopedic Surgeon Salary $320,942 US May 28, 2024
25th Percentile Orthopedic Surgeon Salary $426,590 US May 28, 2024
50th Percentile Orthopedic Surgeon Salary $542,630 US May 28, 2024
75th Percentile Orthopedic Surgeon Salary $702,020 US May 28, 2024
90th Percentile Orthopedic Surgeon Salary $847,136 US May 28, 2024
25% $426,590 10% $320,942 90% $847,136 75% $702,020 $542,630 50%(Median) Didn’t find job title? Click
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The Orthopedic Surgeon performs surgical procedures to immobilize fractures by using corrective devices such as braces, pins, casts, and splints. Examines, diagnoses, and surgically treats musculoskeletal diseases and injuries. Being an Orthopedic Surgeon determines which instruments and method of surgery will be most successful in achieving desired outcome. Reviews patient history and confirms need for surgery. In addition, Orthopedic Surgeon may provide medical personnel with direction concerning patient care. May provide in-service training as needed to address new technology in health care treatment. Provides charting in compliance with all laws and regulations. Requires a special degree in medicine from an accredited school. Typically reports to a medical director. Requires a license to practice. Orthopedic Surgeon's years of experience requirement may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement. (Copyright 2024 Salary.com)

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