Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) is $22.98
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Certified Surgical Technologist (CST)s?
An entry-level Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $19.16 based on 177 salaries. An early career Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation …Read more
What Do Certified Surgical Technologist (CST)s Do?
Certified surgical technologists (CST) generally care for surgical patients under the supervision of a registered nurse and attending doctor(s) of the patient's case. They are responsible for preparing, selecting, and maintaining any and all surgical equipment, and must also be able to clean and maintain a variety of surgical tools. They may occasionally be responsible for ensuring that the surgical room is prepared with all necessary tools before a procedure takes place, and different …Read more