Surgical Technologist in San Diego, California Salary

San Diego Surgical Technologists take home an average $24.72 per hour. Medical benefits are awarded to a strong majority, and the greater part earn dental coverage. Female Surgical Technologists in San Diego make up most of the survey respondents at 75 percent. Work is enjoyable for Surgical Technologists in San Diego, Calif., who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$19.11 - $32.21
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$32
MEDIAN: $24.72
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Hourly Rate
$19.11 - $32.21  
   
Overtime
$45.13  
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$38,677 - $73,892  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 22

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About San Diego, California

San Diego County, California
1,394,907
Male:
693,826 (49.7%)
Female:
701,081 (50.3%)
San Diego /ˌsæn diːˈeɪɡoʊ/ (Spanish for "Saint Didacus") is a major city in California, United States. It is in San Diego County, on the coast of the Pacific Ocean in Southern California, approximately 120 miles (190 km) south of Los Angeles and immediately adjacent to the border with Mexico. With an estimated population of 1,394,928 as of July 1, 2015, San Diego is the eighth-largest city in the United States and second-largest in California. It is part of the San Diego–Tijuana conurbation, the second-largest transborder agglomeration between the US and a bordering country after Detroit–Windsor, with a population of 4,922,723 people. San Diego is known as "the birthplace of California" and is known for its mild year-round climate, natural deep-water harbor, extensive beaches, long association with the United States Navy and recent emergence as a healthcare and biotechnology development center. Historically home to the Kumeyaay people, San Diego was the first site visited...
San Diego:
$67,871
California:
$64,500
$1,444
San Diego:
$526,900
California:
$449,100
4.5%

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Key Stats for Surgical Technologist

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
12%
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Experience Affects Surgical Technologist Salaries

Experienced
▲41%

Mid-Career
▲6%

National Average
$49,000

Entry-Level
▼16%

Skills That Affect Surgical Technologist Salaries

Orthopedics
▲41%

General Surgery
▲21%

Surgery
▲4%

Obstetrics/Gynecology (OB/GYN)
▲1%

National Average
$49,000

Gynecology
▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 60%
no benefits
None: 20%
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