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General Surgeon Salary
in Charleston, South Carolina

$354,873 (USD)

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The average pay for a General Surgeon is $354,873 a year and $171 an hour in Charleston, South Carolina, United States. The average salary range for a General Surgeon is between $231,052 and $489,903. On average, a Doctorate Degree is the highest level of education for a General Surgeon. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Charleston, South Carolina.

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Job Summary

  • Specializes in performing surgery to correct deformities, repair injuries, prevent diseases, and improve function in patients.
  • Examines patient, determines if surgery is necessary, estimates possible risks to patient, and decides the best operational procedure.
General Surgeon Job Prevalence in Charleston, South Carolina, United States

Job family: Surgeons

Job family population: 38,600

Estimated population of General Surgeon jobs: 6,118

Rate of error: 3.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About Charleston, South Carolina

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Description: Charleston is the oldest and largest city in the U.S. state of South Carolina, the county seat of Charleston County, and the principal city in the Charleston–North Charleston–Summerville Metropolitan Statistical Area. The city lies just south of the geographical midpoint of South Carolina's coastline and is located on Charleston Harbor, an inlet of the Atlantic Ocean formed by the confluence of the Ashley, Cooper, and Wando rivers. Charleston had an estimated population of 136,208 in 2018. The estimated population of the Charleston metropolitan area, comprising Berkeley, Charleston, and Dorchester counties, was 787...

General Surgeon Job Listings for Charleston, South Carolina

Charleston, SC- General Surgery Practice Robotics Opportunities Available! Job
Jun 8
Charleston, South Carolina, USA
Pacific Companies.
Charleston, SC- General Surgery Practice Robotics Opportunities Available! * Be Part of a Brand-New ... Your Team: Join 4 Surgeon Group: 2 current and 2 recruiting * MIS/Robotics a plus with no ...
Physician / Surgery - General / South Carolina / Permanent / Charleston, SC- General Surgery Prac...
Apr 4
Charleston, South Carolina, USA
Pacific Companies.
Join 4 Surgeon Group: 2 current and 2 recruiting * MIS/Robotics a plus with no Bariatrics/Block Time Available * Shared Call with No Trauma * Compensation & Benefits: Employed Salary of $325K with ...
General Surgery Locums Needed Near Summerville, SC
May 30
Walterboro, South Carolina, USA
MPLT Healthcare
General Surgeon Location: near Charleston, SC MPLT Healthcare is looking for physicians who Understand the Urgency, Never Give Up, and Have the Courage to Excel in the forever changing medical ...
Vascular Surgeon
Apr 30
Charleston, SC, USA
Barton Associates
A hospital in South Carolina is looking for a vascular surgeon who can provide locum tenens coverage for one week each month starting in early May to early September with a chance for an extension.
Bariatric Surgery Physician Assistant opening in Charleston, SC
Jun 5
Charleston, SC, USA
GO Staffing
Looking for a candidate experience in Bariatric Surgery or someone with General Surgery experience that has done some Bariatrics. Will be 1st assisting, handling pre-operative and post-operative ...
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