Sterile Processing Technician Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 18, 2020
$40,000
$32,000
$40,000
$49,000
Sterile processing technicians in the United States make an average salary of $40,043 per year or $19.25 per hour. People on the lower end of that spectrum, the bottom 10% to be exact, make roughly $32,000 a year, while the top 10% makes $50,000. As most things go, location can be critical. Alaska, New York, New Jersey, Rhode Island, and Massachusetts provide the highest sterile processing technician salaries.
Best Paying Cities
Fresno, CA
$49,067
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Map of Sterile Processing Technician Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Sterile Processing Technicians earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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Average Sterile Processing Technician Salary By Location

While a sterile processing technician can average a salary of $40,043 per year, or $19.25 per hour, there are many opportunities for sterile processing technicians to make more. For example, in San Antonio, TX you might make $49,081 per year. Other high-paying locations include Fresno, CA, Springfield, MA and Dover, NH. If you're in an entry-level position, your best bet is to move to San Antonio, TX where the average starting salary is $28,000. The highest paying states for sterile processing technicians include Alaska, New York and New Jersey. Meanwhile, Colorado, South Dakota, and Idaho offer the lowest salaries.

Average Sterile Processing Technician Salary By Company

If you insist on knowing when your check is going to come and for how much, then you'd be better off working for companies like Aurora Medical Group and Firsthealth of the Carolinas as they offer the highest salaries for sterile processing technicians.

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Sterile Processing Technician Salary History

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Sterile Processing Technician Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a sterile processing technician can vary depending on the years of experience that a person has, from entry level to senior level. Data on how experience level affects total compensation is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

Recently Added Sterile Processing Technician Salaries

CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
Peace Health
Peace Health
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Sterile Processing Technician-Central Services
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07/31/2020
$37,858
$37,858
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Careerstaff Unlimited
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07/31/2020
$52,175
$52,175
07/31/2020
Technician I, Sterile Processing Department (SPD)
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07/28/2020
07/28/2020
$32,766
$32,766
07/28/2020
Sterile Processing Technician
Sterile Processing Technician
07/27/2020
07/27/2020
$29,218
$29,218
07/27/2020
Sterile Processing Tech Advanced
Sterile Processing Tech Advanced
07/15/2020
07/15/2020
$34,122
$34,122
07/15/2020
Lead Sterile Processing Technician
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07/10/2020
07/10/2020
$34,060
$34,060
07/10/2020
Sterile Processing Technician
Sterile Processing Technician
07/08/2020
07/08/2020
$26,088
$26,088
07/08/2020
Certified Sterile Processing Tech-Csp-Meth West
Certified Sterile Processing Tech-Csp-Meth West
07/08/2020
07/08/2020
$29,009
$29,009
07/08/2020
Sterile Processing Technician 1
Sterile Processing Technician 1
07/08/2020
07/08/2020
$38,276
$38,276
07/08/2020
Sterile Processing Technician Lead
Sterile Processing Technician Lead
07/08/2020
07/08/2020
$45,768
$45,768
07/08/2020