Average Surgical Technologist Hourly Pay in Kansas City, Missouri

$19.87
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The average hourly pay for a Surgical Technologist in Kansas City, Missouri is $19.87.
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$16.04
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$19.87
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$29.19
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MEDIAN $19.87
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Hourly Rate
$16 - $29
Total Pay
$33,736 - $62,341

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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 in Surgery are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Gynecology, Urology 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 $19.00 based on 14 salaries. A mid-career Surgical Technologist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.11 based on 10 salaries. An experienced Surgical Technologist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $23.01 based on 9 salaries.
Employees with Surgical Technologist in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 35.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (29.8% more) and San Diego, California (28.2% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 33 survey responses.
Early Career
42.4%
Mid Career
30.3%
Experienced
27.3%