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Average Surgical Technologist Hourly Pay in Dallas, Texas

$23.24
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$1,017
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The average hourly pay for a Surgical Technologist in Dallas, Texas is $23.24.
10%
$18.34
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$23.24
90%
$33.72
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$18 - $34
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$600 - $4,000
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What Do Surgical Technologists Do?

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

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Surgical Technologist
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What Are Popular Skills for Surgical Technologists?

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

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Surgical Technologists?

An early career Surgical Technologist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $20.28 based on 16 salaries. A mid-career Surgical Technologist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $22.75 based on 9 salaries. An experienced Surgical Technologist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $24.74 based on 18 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $26.
Employees with Surgical Technologist in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 20.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (14.1% more) and Los Angeles, California (13.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (8.9% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (6.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 56 survey responses.
Early Career
28.6%
Mid Career
16.1%
Experienced
32.1%
Late Career
23.2%