How much does a Surgeon - Trauma make in the United States? The average Surgeon - Trauma salary in the United States is $451,857 as of June 27, 2024, but the range typically falls between $392,903 and $536,543. 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. 

Surgeon - Trauma Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Surgeon - Trauma Salary $339,229 US June 27, 2024
25th Percentile Surgeon - Trauma Salary $392,903 US June 27, 2024
50th Percentile Surgeon - Trauma Salary $451,857 US June 27, 2024
75th Percentile Surgeon - Trauma Salary $536,543 US June 27, 2024
90th Percentile Surgeon - Trauma Salary $613,646 US June 27, 2024
25% $392,903 10% $339,229 90% $613,646 75% $536,543 $451,857 50%(Median) Didn’t find job title? Click
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Each competency has five to ten behavioral assertions that can be observed, each with a corresponding performance level (from one to five) that is required for a particular job.

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Leadership: Knowledge of and ability to employ effective strategies that motivate and guide other members within our business to achieve optimum results.

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Pediatric: Pediatrics is the branch of medicine that involves the medical care of infants, children, adolescents, and young adults.

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Emergency Medicine: Emergency medicine is the medical speciality concerned with the care of illnesses or injuries requiring immediate medical attention.

Leadership 2.92%
Pediatric 5.32%
Emergency Medicine 3.05%
Others 88.71%
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Job Description for Surgeon - Trauma

Surgeon - Trauma examines, diagnoses, and surgically treats critically injured patients. Performs emergency procedures including endotracheal tube intubation, tube thoracostomy, pericardiocentesis, ultrosonographic evaluation, and peritoneal lavage. Being a Surgeon - Trauma reviews patient history and confirms need for surgery. Determines which instruments and method of surgery will be most successful in achieving desired outcome. Additionally, Surgeon - Trauma 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 MD degree from an accredited school. Typically reports to the chief of surgery. Requires a license to practice. Surgeon - Trauma'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)... View full job description

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  • Description. CHRISTUS Trinity Clinic is seeking a Trauma Surgeon. Join a team of five Surgeons and six Advanced Practice Providers. Work in a Level II Trau...
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  • Description. CHRISTUS Trinity Clinic is seeking a Trauma Surgeon. Join a team of five Surgeons and six Advanced Practice Providers. Work in a Level II Trau...
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  • Description. Ortho Trauma Surgeon. CHRISTUS Trinity Mother Frances Health System is seeking a Board-Certified Orthopedic Trauma Surgeon to join one of the ...
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  • Hospital employed position. Open to New Grads. Accepting J1 candidates. Bonuses Offered Sign-On, Relocation, Quality, Productivity. Highly competitive comp...
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Surgeon - Trauma salary varies from city to city. Compared with national average salary of Surgeon - Trauma, the highest Surgeon - Trauma salary is in San Francisco, CA, where the Surgeon - Trauma salary is 25.0% above. The lowest Surgeon - Trauma salary is in Miami, FL, where the Surgeon - Trauma salary is 3.5% lower than national average salary.

City, State Compared to national average
City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
+ 25.0%
City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
+ 11.3%
City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
-3.5%
City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
+ 4.9%
City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
+ 12.1%
City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 16.8%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average
-1.3%

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