The average hourly pay for a Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) at Tampa General Hospital is $19.45.
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Job Description for Certified Surgical Technologist (CST)
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 procedure…Read more
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 HCA, Inc., Indiana University (IU) Health and Banner Health. Reported salaries are highest at Kaiser Permanente where the average pay is $35.23. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Memorial Hermann Healthcare System and Methodist, earning around $26.75 and $24.44, respectively. St Vincent Hospital Indianapolis pays the lowest at around $20.40. Indiana University (IU) Health and HCA, Inc. also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $22.13 and $22.57, respectively.
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Skills in Emergency/Trauma are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Surgery, General Surgery and Aseptic Processing.
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