Average Mid-Career Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) with Robotics Skills Hourly Pay

$22.25
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$800
Bonus
$650
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The average hourly pay for a Mid-Career Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) with Robotics skills is $22.25.
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Hourly Rate
$18 - $30
Bonus
$201 - $10,137
Profit Sharing
$0 - $650
Total Pay
$38,083 - $62,717

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Job Description for Certified Surgical Technologist (CST)

Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) Tasks
  • Inspect, maintain, decontaminate, and repair surgical equipment, keeping inventory records up to date.
  • Conduct pre- and post-surgery patient care, including shaving, transporting, and applying dressings.
  • Keep all needed surgical equipment at the ready, including sterile linens, saline, lights, suction machines, etc.
  • Set up and maintain surgical field, collaborating with nurses and doctors and assisting where required.
  • Assemble, transport, and retrieve surgical equipment, ensuring all pieces leave the room.

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Popular Skills for Certified Surgical Technologist (CST)

Skills that pay less than market rate include Obstetrics/Gynecology (OB/GYN), Surgery, Orthopedics, Operating Room / OR and General Surgery.

Pay by Experience Level for Certified Surgical Technologist (CST)

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 $17.78 based on 14 salaries. An early career Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.89 based on 276 salaries. An experienced Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $24.60 based on 163 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $26.
Employees with Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 37.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Dallas, Texas (17.6% more) and Chicago, Illinois (16.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Naples, Florida (18.5% less) and Tulsa, Oklahoma (17.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 535 survey responses.
Entry Level
2.6%
Early Career
51.6%
Experienced
30.5%
Late Career
15.3%