Orthopaedic Surgery

at New York Medical College and Westchester Medical Center
Macy Pavilion Rm. 008
Valhalla, NY 10595

 

Phone: 914-493-8743
Fax: 914-493-1230

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Program Benefits and Salary

 

Resident Fun

Benefits:

4 weeks of vacation annually.

 

For a complete description of benefits see:

http://www.cirseiu.org/Benefits/NY/public/WMC/default.aspx

 

Salary:
PGY 1 – $56, 279
PGY 2 – $61, 277
PGY 3 – $66, 953
PGY 4 – $69, 000
PGY 5 – $71, 178

Being an Orthopaedic
Surgeon:

Light at the end of the tunnel...

A typical schedule for a practicing orthopaedic surgeon involves 50–55 hours of work per week divided among clinic, surgery, various administrative duties and possibly teaching and/or research if in an academic setting. In 2009, the median salary for an orthopedic surgeon in the United States was $406,847.