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The Medicus Firm has 15 physician jobs in General Surgery with salaries ranging from $400,000 to $630,000

Complex Hernia/ Abdominal Wall Surgeon
Ref# GS 23392

Seeking complex abdominal wall and short gut surgeon to assume existing busy practice at Oregon Health Science University.  Ideal candidates are Associate Professor or Professor level s » Read More

Portland, Oregon

Southeast General Surgery - $583k Base
Ref# GS 23701

Job Title: General Surgery PhysicianJob Location: Southeast KentuckyJob Type: Full-Time/PermanentGrowing Practice and the Region's Leading Health System$583,000 base salary + RVU pr » Read More

Lexington, Kentucky

System Chair of Surgical Critical Care
Ref# GS 23409

Position SummaryThe Chief has responsibility and accountability, at a leadership level, to ensure that services and programs provided through the Surgical Critical Care units area are p » Read More

New Haven, Connecticut

Surgical Director Need - $530K Salary – No Formal Call
Ref# GS 23090

The Position:Immediate need for a general surgeon to take over established practice with no call$500,000 salary guarantee plus $30,000 director stipendLive your best life in this qualit » Read More

Greater Des Moines, Iowa

General Surgery - NO CALL!
Ref# GS 22855

Job Title: General Surgery PhysicianJob Location: MinnesotaJob Type: Full-Time, Hospital Employed OverviewSeeking a General Surgery Physician to join our thriving, independent critical » Read More

Minnesota, Minnesota

Permanent General Surgery - Beautiful Ozarks
Ref# GS 21355

Beautiful Ozarks General Surgery | Excellent SalaryPractice Highlights:Hospital Employed, 4-Day work week availableTypical week is 1 ASC day, 1-2 OR days, 1 Clinic day Established Multi » Read More

Ne Arkansas, Arkansas

Hospital-Employed General Surgery
Ref# GS 22332

Job Title: Physician (MD/DO)Specialty: General SurgeryLocation: IllinoisEmployment Type: Hospital Employed; Full-Time/Permanent Position HighlightsHospital-employed & minutes to met » Read More


General Surgery - $505K Year 1 - Greater Indianapolis
Ref# GS 23715

45-Minutes from Downtown IndianapolisOptimal Work/Life Balance Near Endless Metro Amenities Hospital-employed, full-time, 4-day workweek$455K starting salary$50K signing bonusStudent lo » Read More

New Castle, Indiana

General Surgery - Arkansas
Ref# GS 21022

Southern Arkansas- General Surgery3.5-day Work Week! Hospital-employed positionEnjoy 3.5-day work week & extended weekendsBread & butter surgery + optional scopes (no GI's i » Read More

Little Rock, Arkansas

Coastal General Surgery | $502K
Ref# GS 23166

ESTABLISHED GENERAL SURGERYSavannah | St. Simon's Island | Jacksonville$507,232 Financial Package $50,000 Sign on BonusPractice Highlights:Enjoy a diverse & autonomous surgical » Read More


General Surgery Jobs

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Salary + Job Growth
The current average salary for physicians specializing in General Surgery is $364,000 per year, or around $175 per hour. Your salary will vary based on your location, skill set, and years of experience. With that being said, the states with the highest average salaries for this career are as follows (in ascending order): New York, Louisiana, Maine, Florida, and North Dakota. The salaries in these states range from $249,375, in New York, to $255,991, in North Dakota. The expected growth rate for this profession is 7% by the year 2030.

The benefits of working as a General Surgeon include (but are not limited to) working in a satisfying career, receiving above-average compensation, having options for a variety of career paths, continuously learning, and working in a highly-respected career.

In the role of General Surgeon, you should possess skills such as dexterity, problem-solving, communication skills, the ability to lead a team, stamina, and observational skills/attention to detail.

Job Duties
As a General Surgeon, you can expect to perform job duties such as assessing patients, diagnosing conditions to recommend the best course of action, performing operations to treat or prevent diseases, repairing damage caused by injuries, and improving the functions of the human body through the use of different surgical instruments.

Work Environment
General Surgeons typically work in government hospitals, public hospitals, or private centers.

Completing the education requirements to become a General Surgeon is no easy feat, but you may still decide that you’d like to pursue CME, or continuing medical education. If you find that this is the case, you have a few options for finding resources: you can either seek out a specialty-specific organization or you can utilize one of the many websites dedicated to finding CME resources. Some of these resources include podcasts, live or virtual conferences, webinars, live or virtual courses, and videos. Some organizations you can utilize to pursue CME are as follows: AudioDigest, BoardVitals, the American College of Surgeons (ACS), myCME, the American Board of Surgery (ABS), CMEList, Mayo Clinic, and the American Medical Association (AMA).

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