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Average Early-Career Surgical Technologist with Urology Skills Hourly Pay in Houston, Texas

$19.36
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The average hourly pay for an Early-Career Surgical Technologist with Urology skills in Houston, Texas is $19.36.
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$15.70
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$19.36
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$24.83
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What Do Surgical Technologists Do?

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.

Career Paths

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Surgical Technologist
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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What Are Popular Skills for Surgical Technologists?

Skills in General Surgery, Orthopedics, Surgery and Emergency/Trauma are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Gynecology.

Pay Difference by Location

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Employees with Surgical Technologist in their job title in Fort Worth, Texas earn an average of 13.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Dallas, Texas (9.8% more) and Kansas City, Missouri (2.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Birmingham, Alabama (19.1% less) and Tampa, Florida (2.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 6 survey responses.
Experienced
100.0%