$58,805
Avg. Salary
$25.92
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Surgical Technologist in Seattle, Washington is $25.92 per hour.

The average pay for a Surgical Technologist in Seattle, Washington is $58,805 per year.

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$19.49
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$25.92
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$33.33
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MEDIAN $58,805
$46,987 - $65,126
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MEDIAN: $58,805
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$0$69K
Salary $58,805
Bonus $3,000
Total Pay (?
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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$43,186 - $69,699
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 7
Hourly Data $0$45
Hourly Rate $19.49 - $33.33
Overtime $39.00
Annual Data $0$69K
Bonus $3,000
Total Pay (?
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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$43,186 - $69,699
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 54

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 Seattle, Washington

King County, Washington
684,443
Male:
345,659 (50.5%)
Female:
338,784 (49.5%)
Seattle (/siˈætəl/) is a seaport city on the west coast of the United States and the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 684,451 residents as of 2015, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. As of 2015, it is estimated to be the 18th largest city in the United States. In July 2013, it was the fastest-growing major city in the United States and remained in the Top 5 in May 2015 with an annual growth rate of 2.1%. The Seattle metropolitan area is the 15th largest metropolitan area in the United States with over 3.7 million inhabitants. The city is situated on an isthmus between Puget Sound (an inlet of the Pacific Ocean) and Lake Washington, about 100 miles (160 km) south of the Canada–United States border. A major gateway for trade with Asia, Seattle is the...
Seattle:
$80,349
Washington:
$64,129
$1,356
Seattle:
$530,900
Washington:
$284,000
3.5%

Surgical Technologist Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Surgical Technologist

Pay by Experience for a Surgical Technologist has a positive trend. An entry-level Surgical Technologist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $45,000 based on 8 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Surgical Technologist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $54,000 based on 6 salaries. An experienced Surgical Technologist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $59,000 based on 9 salaries. A Surgical Technologist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $64,000 based on 6 salaries.

Key Stats for Surgical Technologist

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
21%

Experience Affects Surgical Technologist Salaries

Late-Career
▲15%

▲5%

National Average
$56,000

Mid-Career
▼4%

Entry-Level
▼19%

Skills That Affect Surgical Technologist Salaries

Surgery
▲19%

General Surgery
▲12%

Open Heart
▲12%

Orthopedics
▲9%

Labor & Delivery, Birthing
▲8%

Gynecology
▲7%

Obstetrics/Gynecology (OB/GYN)
▲5%

Urology
▲5%

National Average
$56,000

Robotics
▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
21%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 55%
no benefits
None: 10%