Orthopaedic surgeon earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Orthopaedic surgeon 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 orthopaedic surgeon salaries compare to similar careers?

Orthopaedic surgeons earn about the same as related careers in Hawaii. On average, they make less than surgeons but more than neurosurgeons.

Career Median Salary
Surgeon salary $270K
Orthopaedic surgeon salary $270K
Cardiothoracic surgeon salary $270K
Colorectal surgeon salary $270K
Neurosurgeon salary $270K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)