What is the average annual salary for Operating Room Technician?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Operating Room Technician may vary depending on a number of factors including industry, company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Operating Room Technician in the United States.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Operating Room Technician in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annualy pay for a typical Operating Room Technician in the United States is $43,100 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Accountant I in the United Sates are expected to make less than $43,100.
Assists surgical team during operative procedures by arranging and inventorying sterile set-up for operations and passing items to doctors and nurses as needed. Assists in preparing and moving patients and in cleaning the operating theater. Must be a graduate of an accredited School of Surgical Technologists, possess a current ORT certification, and have 2-4 years of experience. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Works under general supervision. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager.
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