The average hourly pay for a Sterile Processing Technician at Boston Medical Center is $19.72.
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Job Description for Sterile Processing Technician
Sterile processing technicians, also known as surgical technologists, work as part of an operations team in a health care organization. They play an essential role in patient safety as well as infection control. Sterile processing technicians operate the sterilizing equipment such as the autoclave that sterilizes equipment, gloves, and needles. They must obey all hospital policies and are responsible for arranging the surgical equipment in the operating room. They must check, assemble, and adjus…Read more
Sterile Processing Technician Tasks
- Sterilize and deliver instruments and equipment for patient care.
- Prepare equipment for procedures.
- Deliver supplies and carts for expected and unusual situations.
Popular Employer Salaries for Sterile Processing Technician
The top respondents for the job title Sterile Processing Technician are from the companies Kaiser Permanente, Steris Corp. and HCA, Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at Kaiser Permanente where the average pay is $25.15. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Sanford Health and Indiana University (IU) Health, earning around $15.21 and $14.95, respectively. Baptist Health pays the lowest at around $12.75. HCA, Inc. and Steris Corp. also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $14.19 and $14.74, respectively.
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