$63,500
Avg. Salary
$22.44
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Surgical Technologist in Anchorage, Alaska is $22.44 per hour.

The average pay for a Surgical Technologist in Anchorage, Alaska is $63,500 per year.

10%
$18.31
10%
$22.44
50%
$23.89
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90%
MEDIAN $22.44
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$64k
50%
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MEDIAN $63,500
$18.31 - $23.89
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MEDIAN: $22.44
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Hourly Data $0$40
Hourly Rate $22.44
Overtime $40.00
Annual Data $0$74K
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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$35,597 - $74,497
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 8

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 Anchorage, Alaska

Anchorage Municipality, Alaska
298,695
Male:
152,945 (51.2%)
Female:
145,750 (48.8%)
Anchorage (officially called the Municipality of Anchorage) (Dena'ina Athabascan: Dgheyaytnu) is a unified home rule municipality in the U.S. state of Alaska. With an estimated 298,695 residents in 2015, it is Alaska's most populous city and contains more than 40 percent of the state's total population; among the 50 states, only New York has a higher percentage of residents who live in its most populous city. All together, the Anchorage metropolitan area, which combines Anchorage with the neighboring Matanuska-Susitna Borough, had a population of 396,142 in 2013. Anchorage is located in the south-central portion of Alaska at the terminus of the Cook Inlet on a peninsula formed by the Knik Arm to the north and the Turnagain Arm to the south. The city limits span 1,961.1 square miles (5,079.2 km2) which encompass the urban core, a joint military base, several outlying communities and almost all of Chugach State Park. Anchorage International Airport is...
Anchorage:
$78,662
Alaska:
$73,355
$1,241
Anchorage:
$302,500
Alaska:
$259,600
4.4%

Surgical Technologist Job Listings

Key Stats for Surgical Technologist

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
20%

Skills That Affect Surgical Technologist Salaries

General Surgery
▲8%

Surgery
▲8%

National Average
$48,000

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
no benefits
None: 33%