Surgical Technologist in San Diego, California Salary

The average San Diego Surgical Technologist earns approximately $25.22 per hour. For the most part, Surgical Technologists in San Diego enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. A fair number get medical and dental insurance, and the greater part get vision plans, too. Female San Diego Surgical Technologists are more common than men among those who completed the survey; more than half (60 percent) are women. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$35,000 - $48,980
$45K
MEDIAN: $45,000
50%

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$19.27 - $33.78
$19
$25
$34
MEDIAN: $25.22
10%
50%
90%

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$0$73K
Salary $45,000
Total Pay (?
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$38,449 - $73,528
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 5
Hourly Data $0$45
Hourly Rate $19.27 - $33.78
Overtime $45.26
Annual Data $0$73K
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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$38,449 - $73,528
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 18

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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%

Surgical Technologist Job Listings

Key Stats for Surgical Technologist

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
13%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Surgical Technologist Salaries

Experienced
▲39%

Mid-Career
▲4%

National Average
$50,000

Entry-Level
▼17%

Skills That Affect Surgical Technologist Salaries

Orthopedics
▲39%

General Surgery
▲19%

Surgery
▲2%

National Average
$50,000

Obstetrics/Gynecology (OB/GYN)
▼1%

Gynecology
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
no benefits
None: 17%
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