$41,100
Avg. Salary
$18.85
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Surgical Technologist in Fort Lauderdale, Florida is $18.85 per hour.

The average pay for a Surgical Technologist in Fort Lauderdale, Florida is $41,100 per year.

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$16.48
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$18.85
50%
$25.63
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MEDIAN $41,100
$16.48 - $25.63
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MEDIAN: $18.85
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Hourly Data $0$34
Hourly Rate $16.48 - $25.63
Hourly Tips $2.83
Overtime $27.05
Annual Data $0$52K
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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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$32,573 - $52,437
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 15

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 Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Broward County, Florida
178,587
Male:
93,948 (52.6%)
Female:
84,639 (47.4%)
Fort Lauderdale /ˌfɔərt ˈlɔːdərdeɪl/ (frequently abbreviated as Ft. Lauderdale) is a city in the U.S. state of Florida, 28 miles (45 km) north of Miami. It is the county seat of Broward County. As of the 2010 census, the city had a population of 165,521. It is a principal city of the Miami metropolitan area, which was home to an estimated 6,012,331 people at the 2015 census. The city is a popular tourist destination, with an average year-round temperature of 75.5 °F (24.2 °C), and 3,000 hours of sunshine per year. Greater Fort Lauderdale which takes in all of Broward County hosted 12 million visitors in 2012, including 2.8 million international visitors. The city and county in 2012 collected $43.9 million from the 5% bed tax it charges, after hotels in the area recorded an occupancy rate for the year of 72.7 percent and an average daily rate of $114.48. The district has 561...
Fort Lauderdale:
$51,247
Florida:
$49,426
$1,204
Fort Lauderdale:
$308,200
Florida:
$179,800
6.0%

Surgical Technologist Job Listings

Key Stats for Surgical Technologist

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
47%

Experience Affects Surgical Technologist Salaries

Experienced
▲4%

National Average
$42,000

Entry-Level
▼11%

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
47%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 100%
vision benefits
Vision: 86%
no benefits
None: