Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Surgical Technologist is $23.06
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Surgical Technologists?
An entry-level Surgical Technologist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $19.58 based on 164 salaries. An early career Surgical Technologist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $20.67 based on 973 salaries. …Read more
What Do Surgical Technologists Do?
A surgical technologist is present within the operation room and provides help to surgeons, nurses, and anesthesiologists. The technologist will hand necessary instruments to the surgeon, so that the surgery can be more easily be performed. It is important to be able to anticipate which devices the surgeon will use, so that no time is lost. Certain equipment may also be monitored by the technologist, such as machinery relating to the observance of vital signs.
Strong knowledge of medical …Read more