The average wage for a Late-Career Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) is $24.03 per hour.

$31,857 - $71,099
(Median)
$32K
$49K
$71K
MEDIAN: $49,310
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$19.67 - $30.11
(Median)
$20
$24
$30
MEDIAN: $24.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$31,857 - $71,099  
   
Bonus
$265.53 - $1,957  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$41,092 - $65,025  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 15
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$19.67 - $30.11  
   
Overtime
$11.46 - $47.56  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$265.53 - $1,957  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$41,092 - $65,025  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 296
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National Average: $50,721

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Skills That Affect Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) Salaries

Open Heart
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Emergency/Trauma
up arrow 4%

Robotics
up arrow 3%

Brain Surgery
up arrow 3%

General Surgery
up arrow 2%

Orthopedics
up arrow 2%

Surgery
up arrow 1%

Urology
up arrow 1%

Labor & Delivery, Birthing
up arrow 1%

Oral Surgery
up arrow 1%

Operating Room / OR
0%

Obstetrics/Gynecology (OB/GYN)
0%

National Average
$51,000

Gynecology
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Pediatrics
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 40 votes.

Gender

Female
78 %
Male
22 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 72%
medical benefits
Vision: 64%
dental benefits
None: 15%
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