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Experienced Surgical Technologist Salary

Pay for Experienced Surgical Technologists sits in the ballpark of $20.79 per hour. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. A strong majority enjoy medical while the larger part get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to just over a half. Most Experienced Surgical Technologists survey respondents are women (74 percent). The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$35,297 - $62,828
(Median)
$35K
$46K
$63K
MEDIAN: $45,573
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90%

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$16.08 - $28.20
(Median)
$16
$21
$28
MEDIAN: $20
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90%

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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.
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$35,297 - $62,828  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,462  
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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$34,096 - $60,908  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 103
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$16.08 - $28.20  
   
Overtime
$11.96 - $44.10  
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.
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,462  
   
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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$34,096 - $60,908  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 780

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Pay Difference by Location


Home to some of the best pay for Experienced Surgical Technologists, San Diego offers exceptional salaries, 23 percent above the national average. Experienced Surgical Technologists can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like New York (+20 percent), Houston (+18 percent), Boston (+17 percent), and Philadelphia (+16 percent). Those in the field find the lowest salaries in Jacksonville, 8 percent below the national average. Not at the bottom but still paying below the median are employers in Charlotte and Tampa (6 percent less).

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Skills That Affect Experienced Surgical Technologist Salaries

Open Heart
up arrow 9%

Robotics
up arrow 6%

Urology
up arrow 4%

Emergency/Trauma
up arrow 4%

Orthopedics
up arrow 3%

Surgery
up arrow 3%

Oral Surgery
up arrow 3%

General Surgery
up arrow 1%

Gynecology
up arrow 1%

Obstetrics/Gynecology (OB/GYN)
up arrow 1%

National Average
$45,000

Labor & Delivery, Birthing
up arrow 2%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 139 votes.

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 79% dental benefits Dental: 70%
vision benefits Vision: 55% employee benefits None: 19%
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