Metro Verdicts Monthly graph this month is the median verdict and settlement value of shoulder surgery lawsuits that have gone to trial over the last 23 years. The average settlement/verdict in Washington D.C. is $59,500. Maryland is less than half that: $42,636. The average settlement/verdict in a wrist fracture case in Virginia is $60,000.
You can find here some old data on rotator cuff injury cases.