Average Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) with Gynecology Skills Hourly Pay

$20.82
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$658
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The average hourly pay for a Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) with Gynecology skills is $20.82.
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$16 - $29
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$262 - $5,068
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$34,084 - $62,373

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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.

Popular Employer Salaries for Certified Surgical Technologist (CST)

The top respondents for the job title Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) are from the companies Banner Health, Texas Health Resources and United Surgical Partners Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at Banner Health where the average pay is $24.19. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Memorial Hermann Hospital and Texas Health Resources, earning around $23.82 and $22.54, respectively. Mercy Hospital pays the lowest at around $16.35. United Surgical Partners Inc. and HCA, Inc. also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $19.31 and $20.12, respectively.

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Popular Skills for Certified Surgical Technologist (CST)

Skills in Operating Room / OR and Orthopedics are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Obstetrics/Gynecology (OB/GYN) and 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 $17.53 based on 12 salaries. An early career Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.11 based on 308 salaries. A mid-career Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $21.08 based on 202 salaries. An experienced Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $23.20 based on 217 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $25.
Employees with Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 43.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (14.1% more) and Dallas, Texas (13.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in San Antonio, Texas (6.4% less) and Nashville, Tennessee (2.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 825 survey responses.
Entry Level
1.5%
Early Career
37.3%
Mid Career
24.5%
Experienced
26.3%
Late Career
10.4%