Surgical Technician Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$42,000
$35,000
Min 10%
$42,000
Median 50%
$51,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Health First
Highest Paying City
Toledo, OH
Highest Paying State
Montana
Average Experience Level
4.7 years
How much does a surgical technician make?
As a Surgical Technician in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $42,398 per year or $20.38 per hour. The top 10 percent make over $51,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $35,000 per year. Health Care companies and Non Profits companies have the most job opportunities for Surgical Technicians. Montana, Alaska, South Dakota, North Dakota, and California have the highest paying Surgical Technician jobs. The typical employment in the position spans 4.7 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Technician
$38,397

Average Surgical Technician Salary By Location

Surgical Technicians in the US makes an average salary of $42,398 per year or $20.38 per hour. Toledo, OH reports the highest annual salary for Surgical Technicians at 53,197. The average entry-level salary in Toledo, OH is $38,000. Some of the states with the best Surgical Technician salaries are Montana, Alaska, South Dakota, North Dakota, California, Nebraska, and Utah. Florida, Pennsylvania, Virginia, Arizona, and North Carolina are the lowest earners.

Map of Surgical Technician Salaries

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

Average Salary:

Average Surgical Technician Salary By Company

There is good job security in Surgical Technician positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. Most Surgical Technician jobs are in Health Care companies and Health Care companies. Health First and UnitedHealth Group are the best paying companies for Surgical Technicians. In addition, companies like ICONMA and Signature HealthCARE report highly competitive salaries for Surgical Technicians.

Surgical Technician Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Surgical Technician Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Surgical Technician can range from $35,974 to $40,159 depending on the amount of work experience that the person has. Data on how experience level affects salary 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 Surgical Technician Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
Surgical Tech-IP
04/28/2020
$40,279
Careerstaff Unlimited
Certified Surgical Technician-CST
04/26/2020
$50,088
Uconn Health Center
Surgical Technologist-JDH or
04/25/2020
$50,399
Surgical Tech
04/25/2020
$37,566
Peace Health
Surgical Technologist-Operating Room
04/24/2020
$50,359
Peace Health
Surgical Technologist-Cardiac Surgery or (PER Diem)
04/24/2020
$47,250
Surgical Technician-Certified/Rotation-BWH Operating Room
04/22/2020
$50,000
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Certified Surgical Technician/Rotation-BWH-Operating Room
04/22/2020
$50,000
UNC Department of Public Safety
Surgical Technician
04/21/2020
$45,000
Surgical Technician-Animal Science
04/15/2020
$37,566
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