Average Salary for Jobs with Medical Specialty: Cardiothoracic Skills

The average salary for jobs that require the skills of Medical Specialty: Cardiothoracic is $518,101 based on United States National Average.

Base Salary

Core compensation

$404,137
$632,066
$518,101
Surgeon - Cardiothoracic
Alternate Job Titles: Cardiothoracic Surgeon

Specializes in the diagnosis, medical management, and surgical treatment of patients with diseases of the heart and lungs. Determines which instruments and method of surgery will be most successful in achieving desired outcome. Identifies need for tests or follow-up visits. Reviews patient history and confirms need for surgery. May provide medical personnel with direction concerning patient care. ... View job details