ENT - Salary and Career
Doctors in surgical specialties

ENT - Career description, activities, functions and salary

They perform surgical interventions according to the needs of each patient, implant orthoses and prostheses, transplant organs and tissues, carry out medical consultations and assistance for the treatment of patients, implement disease prevention and health promotion actions, both individual and collective, prepare medical documents , administer health services and disseminate knowledge in the medical field.

How much does an ENT earn

A ENT earns between $2.290 and $10.874 per month, with an average monthly salary of $5.096 and a median salary of $5.265 according to an Averwage.com salary survey along with to data of professionals hired and fired by companies in the labor market.

Our research is based on the salaries of 79 professionals hired and dismissed by the period from 06/2021 to 05/2022 (last year).

Salary ranges for the ENT

Monthly Salary Annual Salary Salary Per Week Hourly Salary
Average wage 5.096 61.156 1.274 52
1º Quartile 2.290 27.481 573 23
Median Salary 5.265 63.177 1.316 54
3º Quartile 8.293 99.519 2.073 85
Higher Salary 10.874 130.493 2.719 111

Professional job categories

  • Science and arts professionals
    • professionals of biological sciences, health
      • medical professionals
        • doctors in surgical specialties

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Main workplaces

Doctors in surgical specialties the positions of this CBO family develop their activities in the sectors of health, social services, teaching, research and development. They act as self-employed without permanent supervision, can work individually or in teams, carry out activities indoors and at irregular hours. In some situations, they work in uncomfortable positions for long periods and, due to the nature and responsibility of their work, they are subject to stress. In some of the occupations professionals may be subject to the action of toxic, chemical, radioactive and biological materials.

What does it take to work in the field of Doctors in surgical specialties

The occupations are performed by professionals with higher education, accredited by the CFM Conselho Federal de Medicina. The exercise of the function takes place after a period of one to two years of professional experience plus a specialization course or medical residency in the area of expertise.

Functions and activities of ENT

Doctors in surgical specialties must:

  • diffusion of medical knowledge;
  • treat patient (as a biopsychosocial being);
  • treat the patient (as a biopsychosocial being);
  • perform medical consultation and care;
  • implement actions for health promotion;
  • treating patient (as a biopsychosocial being);
  • manage health services;
  • spreading medical knowledge;
  • practice surgical interventions;
  • demonstrate personal skills;
  • implementing actions for health promotion;
  • disseminate medical knowledge;
  • difusing medical knowledge;
  • perform medical consultation and assistance;
  • administering health services;
  • elaborate medical documents;
  • diffusion medical knowledge;
  • diffuse medical knowledge;
  • practicing surgical interventions;
  • perform medical consultation and care;
  • perform consultation and medical assistance;

  • Activities

    • perform treatments with biological agents;
    • elaborate standard operating procedures;
    • demonstrate ability to adapt language;
    • implementing biosafety measures;
    • perform complementary exams;
    • forward organs and tissues;
    • issue certificates;
    • evaluate expert knowledge;
    • indicate treatment;
    • define surgical team;
    • developing procedures;
    • promoting educational activities;
    • organizing scientific meetings;
    • disseminating information in the media;
    • supervise staff;
    • prescribe medication;
    • elaborate protocols for medical procedures;
    • request hospitalization;
    • plan patient treatment;
    • describe medical actions;
    • performing organ and tissue transplants;
    • manage urgent and emergency situations;
    • request additional exams;
    • organizing continuing education courses;
    • develop procedures;
    • operating equipment and instruments;
    • perform community health diagnosis;
    • coordinating health programs;
    • establish medical-hospital committees;
    • treat complications;
    • evaluate the risks of surgery;
    • elaborate medical records;
    • demonstrate ability to deal with adverse situations;
    • elaborate image documents;
    • prescribing hygienic-dietary measures;
    • forwarding organs and tissues;
    • demonstrate leadership ability;
    • prescribe treatment;
    • perform hospital visits;
    • manage financial resources;
    • assist standardization of medical activities;
    • prescribing immunization;
    • request interconsultations;
    • monitor the patient's medical evolution;
    • demonstrate ability to provide humanized care;
    • demonstrate medical actions;
    • evaluating risks of surgery;
    • implementing biosecurity measures;
    • prescribe immunization;
    • issue reports;
    • writing scientific papers;
    • perform treatments with physical agents;
    • attend interconsultations;
    • to raise diagnostic hypotheses;
    • participate in meetings, congresses and other scientific events;
    • set up service schedule;
    • perform medical expertise, audits and investigations;
    • fill in compulsory notification forms;
    • prepare teaching material;
    • demonstrate decision-making ability;
    • perform urgent and emergency care;
    • perform instrumental workup;
    • demonstrate impartiality of judgment;
    • issuing certificates;
    • participating on boards of associations, class entities and health councils;
    • issue opinions;
    • perform home visits;
    • establishing medical-hospital committees;
    • remove organs and tissues;
    • raise diagnostic hypotheses;
    • elaborate reports;
    • teaching classes;
    • assist the regulation of medical activities;
    • select work team;
    • develop research projects;
    • distribute tasks;
    • provide consultancy and advice;
    • establish prognosis;
    • perform anamnesis;
    • demonstrate tolerance;
    • select equipment and instruments;
    • develop equipment;
    • follow the patient's therapeutic plan;
    • establishing a health action plan;
    • define surgical technique;
    • perform treatments with chemical agents;
    • supervise medical acts;
    • disclose information in the media;
    • specify inputs;
    • set up medical-hospital committees;
    • assist the delivery;
    • demonstrate ability to work in a team;
    • demonstrate selective attention capacity;
    • evaluate therapeutic options;
    • perform medical expertise, audits and inquiries;
    • demonstrate quickness of perception;
    • issue prescriptions;
    • select orthoses, prostheses and special materials;
    • practice interventionist procedures;
    • providing preventive treatments;
    • practice interventional procedures;
    • demonstrate time management skills;
    • writing scientific papers;
    • evaluate medical acts;
    • promoting health campaigns;
    • demonstrate empathy;
    • demonstrate altruism;
    • interpret data from clinical exams and complementary exams;
    • select patients in specific situations;
    • demonstrate ability to preserve medical confidentiality;
    • perform physical examination;
    • check equipment and instruments;
    • diagnose the health status of patients;
    • elaborate image documents;
    • dispatch work;
    • preserving organs and tissues;
    • assist in the regulation of medical activities;
    • tracking prevalent diseases;
    • demonstrate ability to interpret verbal and non-verbal language;
    • implanting prostheses and orthotics;
    • perform gene therapy;
    • issue declarations;
    • practice clinical interventions;
    • elaborate reports;
    • discuss diagnosis, prognosis and treatment with patients, guardians and family members;
    • supervise medical training;
    • developing research in medicine;
    • demonstrate ability to listen;
    • refer patients to other professionals;
    • coordinating health programs;
    • participate in the boards of associations, professional associations and health councils;
    • request interconsultations;
    • participating on boards of associations, professional associations and health councils;
    • practicing interventional procedures;
    • elaborate informative and normative material;

    Sectors that hire ENT the most in the job market

    • hospital care activities
    • activities of associations for the defense of social rights
    • general public administration
    • other human health care activities
    • outpatient care activities
    • outpatient medical activity with resources for performing complementary exams
    • service activities in emergency room and hospital units for emergency care
    • health management support activities
    • infrastructure providing support and assistance activities for patients at home
    • higher education - undergraduate

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