Average Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) Hourly Pay at Surgical Care Affiliates

Avg. Hourly Rate
Help us gather more data! Find out what you're worth.
What am I worth?
Get pay report
How should I pay?
Price a job
The average hourly pay for a Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) at Surgical Care Affiliates is $21.32.
Is Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) your job title? Find out what you should be paid
Use our tool to get a personalized report on your market worth.What's this?
How it works:
Enter city & years of experience
Add pay factors like skills & education
Find your market worth with a report tailored to you
United States (change)
Hourly Rate
$19 - $24
Total Pay
$39,570 - $50,939

Your Market Worth Over Time

How has your pay changed over time for your market? Find out by taking our salary quiz.

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.
The top respondents for the job title Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) are from the companies HCA, Inc., Tampa General Hospital and Indiana University (IU) Health. Reported salaries are highest at Memorial Hermann Healthcare System where the average pay is $26.75. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Methodist and Banner Health, earning around $24.44 and $23.62, respectively. Tampa General Hospital pays the lowest at around $19.45. St Vincent Hospital Indianapolis and Indiana University (IU) Health also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $20.40 and $22.13, respectively.

Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) Job Listings

Search for more jobs