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Sterile Processing Manager Salary

The average pay for a Sterile Processing Manager is $65,284 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for employees with more than 20 years' experience.
$42,298 - $90,315
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MEDIAN: $65,283
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$14.63 - $35.47
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National Salary Data

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$0$31K$62K$93K
Salary
$42,298 - $90,315  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,894  
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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$35,297 - $87,433  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 124
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$14.63 - $35.47  
   
Overtime
$18.88 - $44.70  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,894  
   
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).
)
$35,297 - $87,433  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 63
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Job Description for Sterile Processing Manager

Sterile processing managers perform day-to-day operations related to processing such as mentoring and managing other employees, evaluating current processes, and implementing process-improving initiatives. They may work as part of a team to improve existing processes and heighten customer satisfaction. Sterile processing manager are also responsible for managing files and records, ensuring proper functionality and cleanliness of sterilizers, and ensuring that instruments and equipment are decontaminated regularly and in good condition for operation.

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Sterile Processing Manager Tasks

  • Develop performance standards and supervise employees in decontamination, assembly and sterilization of instruments.
  • Develop policies and procedures in accordance with AAMI, The Joint Commission (TJC), and OSHA guidelines.
  • Responsible for planning and management of the decontamination and sterilization process functions.
  • Work closely with Infection Control and Risk Management departments.

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Pay by Experience Level for Sterile Processing Manager

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Sterile Processing Manager Advice

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"Things you should know."
Be prepared to be tested by your customers. Stay consistent and maintain high standards.

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Experience Affects Sterile Processing Manager Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 15%

Late-Career
up arrow 6%

National Average
$59,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

Entry-Level
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 19 votes.

Gender

Female
59 %
Male
41 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
24%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 87%
vision benefits Vision: 78% employee benefits None: 6%