Salary By Market: Neurosurgeon

Salary-NeurologistNeurosurgeons examine, diagnose, and operate on the brain, spine, spinal cord, and nerves to improve disorders of these areas. According to, a neurosurgeon in the Dallas area makes an average annual salary of $492,832. The same neurosurgeon would make $494,324 in Houston, $543,060 in Boston, $521,676 in Chicago, $600,748 in San Francisco, $487,859 in Miami, and $579,861 in New York.

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  • Denton Watumull

    Wow! Do the editors at Healthcare daily really not know the difference between a neurologist and neurosurgeon? I am certain that the above numbers are for neurosurgeons, not neurologists.

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    • Zhivko

      i want to be a nerosurgeon!!!!!!!!!