How Much Does a Brain Surgeon Make a Year?

Brain surgeons are among the highest paid professionals.

Brain surgeons are among the highest paid professionals.

Brain surgeons are experts in neurosurgery, a specialty concerned with the diagnosis and treatment of disorders or traumas that affect the brain and its related components, including the spinal cord. As with all doctors, they must go through many years of extensive training and practice to develop this expertise -- and are well compensated for their important work in society. After all, this is brain surgery.

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2016 Salary Information for Physicians and Surgeons

 

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Michael Firth has been writing professionally since 2000. He served as Ask the Expert blogger on CollegeRecruiter.com and self-published "The JobFind & Professional Profile Guide." Firth holds Bachelor of Education and Master of Arts in leisure and sports management from the University of British Columbia. He also holds an honors Bachelor of Arts in business administration from Trent University.

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