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General Surgeon Salary
in Seattle, Washington

$421,313 (USD)

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Last updated: June 17, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a General Surgeon is $421,313 a year and $203 an hour in Seattle, Washington, United States. The average salary range for a General Surgeon is between $274,310 and $581,624. 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 Seattle, Washington.

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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 Seattle, Washington, 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 Seattle, Washington

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Description: Seattle ( (listen) see-AT-əl) is a seaport city on the West Coast of the United States. It is the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 744,955 residents as of 2018, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. According to U.S. Census data released in 2018, the Seattle metropolitan area's population stands at 3.94 million, and ranks as the 15th largest in the United States. In July 2013, it was the fastest-growing major city in the United States and remained in the top 5 in May 2015 with an annual growth rate of 2.1%. In July 2016, Seattle...

General Surgeon Job Listings for Seattle, Washington

General Surgery - Dothan
Jun 13
Seattle, Washington, USA
Southeast Health
Hospital employed general surgery practice seeks additional ... surgeon to join them practicing a mix of "bread and butter" surgery, e.g., hernia repair ...
May 13
Seattle, Washington, USA
Essentia Health
GENERAL SURGERY PHYSICIANPark Rapids, MinnesotaPRACTICE SPECIFICS3 General Surgeons including1 bariatric and 1 vein/wound careCall 1:3 weeknights and weekendsBusy, established practice includes ...
General Trauma Surgeon at Progressive Medical Center in New England! - Bangor
Jun 13
Seattle, Washington, USA
Northern Light Health
General and Trauma Surgeon Opportunity at Progressive Medical Center in New England!Northern Light Eastern Maine Medical Center has a Trauma Surgeon opportunity. This position is part of a hospital ...
BC/BE Critical Care/ Acute Care Surgeon - Augusta
Jun 13
Seattle, Washington, USA
MaineGeneral Health
Maine General Medical Center in Augusta, Maine is recruiting well-trained, BC/BE Critical Care/ Acute Care surgeon. This position is hospital based and will require the individual to be an integral ...
Surgery, General Surgeon, U.S. Army Reserve
May 23
Federal Way, WA, USA
As a part time Provider you will work hand in hand locally in your own community one weekend a month. Two weeks a year you'll contribute to our Soldiers and their families across the United States in ...
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