Here are four fast facts on cardiology surgeons, based on the Merritt Hawkins physician revenue calculator, Medscape's 2021 Physician Wealth & Debt Report and its 2021 Cardiologist Compensation Report.
1. Number of cardiology surgeons in the U.S.: 806
2. Percent of cardiologists worth more than $5 million: 7 percent
3. Average revenue generated: $2.4 million
4. Mean annual salary for cardiologists: $459,000