Alternate Job Titles: Physician - Surgery, Surgeon, Doctor - Surgery
How much does a Surgeon in San Jose,
CA make? The median annual Surgeon salary in San Jose,
CA is $432,453, as of August 29, 2016, with a range usually between
$365,716-$513,252 not including bonus and benefit information
and other factors that impact base pay. However, the salary for someone with the title Surgeon may vary depending on a number of factors including industry,
company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title
Surgeon in San Jose, CA.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Surgeon in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Surgeon in the United States is $432,453 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Surgeon in the United States are expected to make less than $432,453.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Surgeon in San Jose, CA that make less than that salary. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of Surgeon in San Jose are expected to make less than the median.
Source: HR Reported data as of September 2016
Performs surgery to prevent and correct injuries, deformities, diseases or improve patient function, appearance or quality of life. Reviews patient history and confirms need for surgery. Determines which instruments and method of surgery will be most successful in achieving desired outcome. Requires a degree in medicine from an accredited school and is licensed to practice. May require at least 2-4 years of surgery experience. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. May report to a medical director. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. View full job description