$45,978
Avg. Salary
$24.45
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Surgical Technologist in Boston, Massachusetts is $24.45 per hour.

The average pay for a Surgical Technologist in Boston, Massachusetts is $45,978 per year.

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$17.24
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$24.45
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$35.00
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$46k
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MEDIAN $45,978
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MEDIAN: $45,978
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$0$78K
Salary $45,978
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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$36,487 - $78,510
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 24 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 6
Hourly Data $0$35
Hourly Rate $17.24 - $35.00
Overtime $33.72
Annual Data $0$78K
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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$36,487 - $78,510
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 24 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 44

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 Boston, Massachusetts

Suffolk County, Massachusetts
669,469
Male:
322,149 (48.1%)
Female:
347,320 (51.9%)
Boston (pronounced /ˈbɒstən/ BOSS-tən) is the capital and most populous city of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in the United States. Boston is also the seat of Suffolk County, although the county government was disbanded on July 1, 1999. The city proper covers 48 square miles (124 km2) with an estimated population of 667,137 in 2015, making it the largest city in New England and the 23rd most populous city in the United States. The city is the economic and cultural anchor of a substantially larger metropolitan area called Greater Boston, home to 4.7 million people and the tenth-largest metropolitan statistical area in the country. Greater Boston as a commuting region is home to 8.1 million people, making it the sixth-largest combined statistical area in the United States. One of the oldest cities in the United States, Boston was founded on the Shawmut Peninsula in 1630 by Puritan settlers from England. It was the scene...
Boston:
$58,263
Massachusetts:
$70,628
$1,423
Boston:
$453,000
Massachusetts:
$352,100
4.6%

Surgical Technologist Job Listings

Key Stats for Surgical Technologist

Gender

Female
79 %
Male
21 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
8%

Experience Affects Surgical Technologist Salaries

▲15%

National Average
$52,000

Entry-Level
▼14%

Skills That Affect Surgical Technologist Salaries

General Surgery
▲9%

Emergency/Trauma
▲9%

Urology
▲8%

Orthopedics
▲7%

Surgery
▲7%

Gynecology
▲7%

Obstetrics/Gynecology (OB/GYN)
▲1%

National Average
$52,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
79 %
Male
21 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 95%
dental benefits
Dental: 91%
vision benefits
Vision: 73%
no benefits
None: 5%