Neurosurgeon earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Neurosurgeon salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Alabama $278,810
Arkansas $266,630
Arizona $282,080
California $221,490
Colorado $244,940
Connecticut $224,570
District of Columbia $244,230
Delaware $277,280
Florida $211,640
Georgia $273,450
Hawaii $270,240
Iowa $231,450
Idaho $241,030
Illinois $243,350
Indiana $259,850
Kansas $282,940
Kentucky $268,550
Louisiana $253,630
Massachusetts $242,790
Maryland $284,120
Maine $286,810
Michigan $244,710
Minnesota $285,060
Missouri $248,250
Mississippi $280,350
Montana $266,470
North Carolina $278,260
North Dakota $219,390
Nebraska $287,890
New Jersey $285,850
New Mexico $280,430
New York $250,620
Ohio $267,680
Oklahoma $279,020
Pennsylvania $252,140
Rhode Island $257,000
South Carolina $264,930
Tennessee $271,680
Texas $238,080
Virginia $264,160
Vermont $272,550
Washington $240,910
Wisconsin $272,020

How do neurosurgeon salaries compare to similar careers?

Neurosurgeons earn 10% less than similar careers in North Dakota. On average, they make less than dermatologists but more than colorectal surgeons.

Career Median Salary
Dermatologist salary $267K
Immunologist salary $267K
Urologist salary $267K
Sports medicine physician salary $267K
Radiologist salary $267K
Cardiothoracic surgeon salary $219K
Orthopaedic surgeon salary $219K
Neurosurgeon salary $219K
Surgeon salary $219K
Colorectal surgeon salary $219K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)