$46,628
Avg. Salary
$26.21
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Surgical Technologist in Los Angeles, California is $26.21 per hour.

The average pay for a Surgical Technologist in Los Angeles, California is $46,628 per year.

10%
$18.74
10%
$26.21
50%
$35.48
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90%
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10%
$25k
10%
$47k
50%
$67k
90%
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MEDIAN $46,628
$25,342 - $66,727
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$47K
$67K
MEDIAN: $46,628
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$0$75K
Salary $25,342 - $66,727
Bonus $1,000
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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$37,783 - $75,425
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 10 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 11
Hourly Data $0$57
Hourly Rate $18.74 - $35.48
Overtime $27.17 - $57.01
Annual Data $0$75K
Bonus $1,000
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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$37,783 - $75,425
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 10 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 63

Job Description for Surgical Technologist

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.

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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.

About Los Angeles, California

Los Angeles County, California
3,971,896
Male:
1,958,998 (49.3%)
Female:
2,012,898 (50.7%)
Los Angeles (/lɒs ˈændʒəlᵻs/, Spanish for "The Angels"), officially the City of Los Angeles and often known by its initials L.A., is the second-most populous city in the United States after New York City, the most populous city in California, and the county seat of Los Angeles County. Situated in Southern California, Los Angeles is known for its mediterranean climate, ethnic diversity, sprawling metropolis, and as a major center of the American entertainment industry. Los Angeles lies in a large coastal basin surrounded on three sides by mountains reaching up to and over 10,000 feet (3,000 m). Historically home to the Chumash and Tongva, Los Angeles was claimed by Juan Rodríguez Cabrillo for Spain in 1542 along with the rest of what would become Alta California. The city was officially founded on September 4, 1781, by Spanish governor Felipe de Neve. It became a part of Mexico in 1821 following the Mexican...
Los Angeles:
$52,024
California:
$64,500
$1,271
Los Angeles:
$542,100
California:
$449,100
4.8%

Surgical Technologist Job Listings

Key Stats for Surgical Technologist

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
37 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
46%
20 years or more
4%

Experience Affects Surgical Technologist Salaries

National Average
$54,000

▼1%

Mid-Career
▼1%

▼21%

Skills That Affect Surgical Technologist Salaries

Oral Surgery
▲36%

Robotics
▲27%

Emergency/Trauma
▲26%

▲15%

Urology
▲15%

National Average
$54,000

Orthopedics
▼1%

Labor & Delivery, Birthing
▼1%


Gynecology
▼3%

Obstetrics/Gynecology (OB/GYN)
▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
37 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
46%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 65%
dental benefits
Dental: 57%
vision benefits
Vision: 51%
no benefits
None: 32%