Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) in Houston, Texas Salary

A Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) in Houston, Texas earns an average wage of $22.75 per hour. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Open Heart and Pediatrics. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

$41,000 - $69,000
$52K
MEDIAN: $51,668
50%

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$18.24 - $32.71
$18
$24
$33
MEDIAN: $24.35
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$0$73K
Salary $51,668
Bonus $2,500
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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$38,023 - $73,855
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 23 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 7
Hourly Data $0$51
Hourly Rate $18.24 - $32.71
Overtime $3.52 - $51.02
Annual Data $0$73K
Bonus $2,500
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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$38,023 - $73,855
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 23 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 61

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About Houston, Texas

Harris County, Texas
2,298,628
Male:
1,149,686 (50.0%)
Female:
1,148,942 (50.0%)
Houston (/ˈhjuːstən/ HYOO-stən) is the most populous city in Texas and the fourth-most populous city in the United States, located in Southeast Texas near the Gulf of Mexico. With a census-estimated 2014 population of 2.239 million within a land area of 599.6 square miles (1,553 km2), it also is the largest city in the Southern United States, as well as the seat of Harris County. It is the principal city of Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land, which is the fifth-most populated metropolitan area in the United States. Houston was founded on August 28, 1836, near the banks of Buffalo Bayou (now known as Allen's Landing) and incorporated as a city on June 5, 1837. The city was named after former General Sam Houston, who was president of the Republic of Texas and had commanded and won at the Battle of San Jacinto 25 miles (40 km) east of where the city was established. The burgeoning port and railroad...
Houston:
$48,064
Texas:
$55,653
$923
Houston:
$152,200
Texas:
$152,000
4.0%

Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Certified Surgical Technologist (CST)

Pay by Experience for a Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) has a positive trend. An entry-level Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $41,000 based on 35 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $53,000 based on 26 salaries. An experienced Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $56,000 based on 30 salaries. A Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $56,000 based on 7 salaries.

Key Stats for Certified Surgical Technologist (CST)

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
41%
20 years or more
10%
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Experience Affects Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) Salaries

▲9%

Late-Career
▲9%

▲2%

National Average
$52,000

▼21%

Skills That Affect Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) Salaries

Open Heart
▲9%

Pediatrics
▲3%

National Average
$52,000

▼4%

▼4%


▼5%


Obstetrics/Gynecology (OB/GYN)
▼6%

▼8%

Emergency/Trauma
▼8%

Robotics
▼9%

Labor & Delivery, Birthing
▼21%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
41%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 71%
no benefits
None: 13%
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