Average Early-Career Surgical Technologist Hourly Pay in New York, New York

$25.97
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$3,000
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The average hourly pay for an Early-Career Surgical Technologist in New York, New York is $25.97.
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$16.29
10%
$25.97
50%
$32.82
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MEDIAN $25.97
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Hourly Rate
$16 - $33
Bonus
$0 - $3,000
Total Pay
$34,592 - $72,942

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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.

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Surgical Technologist. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Surgical Technologist
Certified Surgical Technologist (CST)
Surgical Technician
Registered Nurse (RN), Operating Room
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Surgical Technologist

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

Pay by Experience Level for Surgical Technologist

An entry-level Surgical Technologist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $25.57 based on 9 salaries. A mid-career Surgical Technologist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $26.25 based on 12 salaries. An experienced Surgical Technologist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $29.49 based on 12 salaries.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Nashville, Tennessee (30.4% less), Tampa, Florida (30.3% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (26.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 33 survey responses.
Entry Level
27.3%
Mid Career
36.4%
Experienced
36.4%