Average Early-Career Surgical Technologist Hourly Pay in St. Louis, Missouri

$15.92
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$5,250
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The average hourly pay for an Early-Career Surgical Technologist in St. Louis, Missouri is $15.92.
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$12.36
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$15.92
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$18.92
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Hourly Rate
$12 - $19
Bonus
$0 - $5,250
Total Pay
$26,157 - $42,169

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Job Description for Surgical Technologist

Surgical Technologist 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.

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Pay by Experience Level for Surgical Technologist

A mid-career Surgical Technologist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $19.00 based on 14 salaries. An experienced Surgical Technologist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $21.42 based on 14 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $23.
Employees with Surgical Technologist in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 65.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (41.8% more) and Los Angeles, California (31.1% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 36 survey responses.
Mid Career
38.9%
Experienced
38.9%
Late Career
22.2%