Earnings for Late-Career Surgical Technicians come in at around $23.57 per hour on average. Although just over one in five lack health benefits of any kind, a strong majority do enjoy medical insurance, and more than half get dental coverage, too. Work is enjoyable for Late-Career Surgical Technicians, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. Men are in the minority of survey respondents, with female Late-Career Surgical Technicians making up 76 percent. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$38,726 - $73,407
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MEDIAN: $48,696
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$17.90 - $30.04
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National Salary Data (?
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Salary
$38,726 - $73,407  
   
Bonus
$-0.50 - $10,766  
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$37,509 - $65,963  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 12
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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Hourly Rate
$17.90 - $30.04  
   
Overtime
$26.18 - $44.88  
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Bonus
$-0.50 - $10,766  
   
Total Pay (?
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$37,509 - $65,963  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 162

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Key Stats for Surgical Technician

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 22 votes.
0100
20 years or more
100%
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Skills That Affect Surgical Technician Salaries

Urology
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Open Heart
up arrow 4%

Orthopedics
up arrow 3%

Surgery
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General Surgery
up arrow 1%

Medicine / Surgery
up arrow 1%

Labor & Delivery, Birthing
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National Average
$50,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 22 votes.

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 72%
dental benefits
Dental: 61%
vision benefits
Vision: 58%
dental benefits
None: 23%
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