Acute Care Surgeon Salary in the United States

How much does an Acute Care Surgeon make in the United States? The average Acute Care Surgeon salary in the United States is $316,668 as of May 13, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $267,799 and $375,838. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

What is an Acute Care Surgeon?

Trauma surgery is a surgical specialty that utilizes both operative and non-operative management to treat traumatic injuries, typically in an acute setting. Trauma surgeons generally complete residency training in General Surgery and often fellowship training in trauma or surgical critical care. The trauma surgeon is responsible for initially resuscitating and stabilizing and later evaluating and managing the patient. The attending trauma surgeon also leads the trauma team, which typically includes nurses and support staff as well as resident physicians in teaching hospitals.[citation needed]...

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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Acute Care Surgeon in United States. The base salary for Acute Care Surgeon ranges from $267,799 to $375,838 with the average base salary of $316,668. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $275,688 to $392,624 with the average total cash compensation of $328,086.

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Job Openings for Acute Care Surgeon
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Supplemental Health Care - Seattle , WA
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Supplemental Health Care - 9 days ago
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ZipRecruiter - 9 days ago
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ZipRecruiter - 2 days ago
Supplemental Health Care - San Antonio , TX
Supplemental Health Care is a nationally recognized healthcare staffing provider partnering with a ... acute setting
Supplemental Health Care - 7 days ago
Wound Care Surgeons - Long Beach , CA
What We Offer: * Wound Care Surgeons pays a competitive compensation * Day time work no late ... We provide LTACs (Long Term Acute Care Services), SNFs (Skilled Nurse Facilities), Rehabs, Home ...
ZipRecruiter - 7 days ago