What is the average annual salary for Surgical Technologist?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Surgical Technologist 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 Surgical Technologist in the United States.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Surgical Technologist in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Surgical Technologist in the United States is $41,005 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Accountant I in the United Sates are expected to make less than $41,005.
Prepares and maintains medical equipment for surgical procedures. Follows hospital regulations and industry procedures to tend to patient during pre-operation procedures. Performs pre-operation preparations to the patient's skin, body and medical equipment. May be required to transport patient to and from the operating room. A graduate of an accredited surgical technologist program. Must be certified to perform CPR with 0-2 years of clinical experience in a related field. 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. Typically reports to a registered nurse.
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