What am I worth?
Get a free salary report »
What should I pay?
Pay the right way »

Surgical Technologist Salary with Orthopedics skills

Surgical Technologists with Orthopedics skills can expect to earn an average of $19.26 per hour. Pay ranges from $14.59 per hour on the low end to $26.47 on the high end. Geography is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by years of experience. Most Surgical Technologists with Orthopedics skills survey respondents are women (72 percent). Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. Most enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a majority. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

$30,097 - $55,376
(Median)
$30K
$41K
$55K
MEDIAN: $40,850
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$14.59 - $26.47
(Median)
$15
$19
$26
MEDIAN: $19.00
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$30,097 - $55,376  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $811  
Profit Sharing
$1,200 - $4,913  
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).
)
$31,005 - $57,496  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 101
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$14.59 - $26.47  
   
Overtime
$19.03 - $39.85  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $811  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,200 - $4,913  
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).
)
$31,005 - $57,496  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 931

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Surgical Technologist Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Pay by Experience Level for Surgical Technologist with Orthopedics skills

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


More years of relevant experience do not necessarily translate to higher paychecks. The average inexperienced worker's salary is approximately $37K, and people with five to 10 years of experience bring in more at around $41K on average. After working for 10 to 20 years, Surgical Technologists with Orthopedics skills make a median salary of $46K. Surgical Technologists with Orthopedics skills with more than 20 years of experience report incomes that are only modestly higher; the median for these old hands hovers around $50K.

United States (change)

Experience Affects Surgical Technologist with Orthopedics skills Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 20%

Experienced
up arrow 12%

National Average
$41,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

Entry-Level
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 195 votes.

Gender

Female
72 %
Male
28 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 81% dental benefits Dental: 74%
vision benefits Vision: 60% employee benefits None: 17%
ADVERTISEMENT