Average Surgical Technologist with Orthopedics Skills Hourly Pay in Houston, Texas

$24.82
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$1,250
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The average hourly pay for a Surgical Technologist with Orthopedics skills in Houston, Texas is $24.82.
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$17.68
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$24.82
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$32.50
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Hourly Rate
$18 - $33
Bonus
$0 - $1,250
Total Pay
$37,768 - $69,977

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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.

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Popular Skills for Surgical Technologist

Skills that pay less than market rate include Urology, Obstetrics/Gynecology (OB/GYN), Gynecology, Surgery and General Surgery.

Pay by Experience Level for Surgical Technologist

An early career Surgical Technologist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $19.71 based on 11 salaries. A mid-career Surgical Technologist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $26.32 based on 9 salaries. An experienced Surgical Technologist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $29.25 based on 19 salaries.
Employees with Surgical Technologist in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 17.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Phoenix, Arizona (3.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in St. Louis, Missouri (23.8% less), Atlanta, Georgia (15.3% less) and Miami, Florida (8.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 39 survey responses.
Early Career
28.2%
Mid Career
23.1%
Experienced
48.7%