Entry-Level Surgical Assistant Salary

An Entry-Level Surgical Assistant earns an average wage of $18.51 per hour. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Robotics, plastic surgery, Obstetrics/Gynecology (OB/GYN), Orthopedics, and Surgery.

$30,122 - $80,537
$30K
$49K
$81K
MEDIAN: $48,522
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50%
90%

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$12.99 - $29.17
$13
$19
$29
MEDIAN: $18.61
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50%
90%

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$0$80K
Salary $30,122 - $80,537
Bonus $195.74 - $12,080
Profit Sharing $175.00
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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$28,270 - $68,876
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 72
Hourly Data $0$43
Hourly Rate $12.99 - $29.17
Hourly Tips $2.50
Overtime $17.00 - $43.89
Annual Data $0$68K
Bonus $195.74 - $12,080
Profit Sharing $175.00
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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$28,270 - $68,876
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 308

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Key Stats for Surgical Assistant

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 33 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
76%
5-9 years
15%
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Skills That Affect Surgical Assistant Salaries

Robotics
▲45%

plastic surgery
▲32%

Obstetrics/Gynecology (OB/GYN)
▲30%

Orthopedics
▲26%

Surgery
▲20%

General Surgery
▲18%

National Average
$41,000

Oral Surgery
▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 33 votes.

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 71%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
vision benefits
Vision: 43%
no benefits
None: 27%
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