How much does a Surgical Tech make?

Updated May 5, 2021

Industry

Employer Size

Experience

$47,339 /yr
Average Base Pay

124 salaries

$32K

Low

$47K

Average

$69K

High

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The national average salary for a Surgical Tech is $47,339 in United States. Filter by location to see Surgical Tech salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 124 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Surgical Tech employees.

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DCH Health System
3.4

DCH Health System

Surgical Tech - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $14 - $22
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$14

$22

$14 - $22 Range

OU Medicine
3.6

OU Medicine

Surgical Tech - Hourly

$19

 /hr
Range: $16 - $23

$16

$23

$16 - $23 Range

Delano Regional Medical Center
3.5

Delano Regional Medical Center

Surgical Tech - Hourly
About 

$18 -$20

 hourly

$18

$20

$18 - $20 Range

Fresno Surgical
3.2

Fresno Surgical

Surgical Tech - Hourly
About 

$17 -$18

 hourly

$17

$18

$17 - $18 Range

Choctaw Global Staffing
3.1

Choctaw Global Staffing

Surgical Tech - Hourly
About 

$20 -$22

 hourly

$20

$22

$20 - $22 Range

Ochsner Health
3.9

Ochsner Health

Surgical Tech - Hourly Intern
About 

$24 -$27

 hourly

$24

$27

$24 - $27 Range

miVIP Surgery Centers
3.3

miVIP Surgery Centers

Surgical Tech - Hourly
About 

$23 -$25

 hourly

$23

$25

$23 - $25 Range

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Meridian Health
4.2

Meridian Health

Surgical Tech - Hourly
About 

$22 -$24

 hourly

$22

$24

$22 - $24 Range

Baker Eye Institute
5

Baker Eye Institute

Surgical Tech - Hourly
About 

$10 -$10

 hourly

$10

$10

$10 - $10 Range

Redlands Community Hospital
4.4

Redlands Community Hospital

Surgical Tech - Hourly
About 

$19 -$20

 hourly

$19

$20

$19 - $20 Range

Huntington Hospital (NY)
3.8

Huntington Hospital (NY)

Surgical Tech - Hourly
About 

$26 -$28

 hourly

$26

$28

$26 - $28 Range

Strax Rejuvenation

Surgical Tech - Hourly
About 

$18 -$19

 hourly

$18

$19

$18 - $19 Range

Texas A&M University
4.4

Texas A&M University

Surgical Tech - Hourly
About 

$11 -$12

 hourly

$11

$12

$11 - $12 Range

SOAR
3.2

SOAR

Surgical Tech - Hourly
About 

$50 -$54

 hourly

$50

$54

$50 - $54 Range

Avitus Group
2.9

Avitus Group

Surgical Tech
About 

$33K -$36K

$33K

$36K

$32,749 - $35,510 Range

NVISION Eye Centers
3.2

NVISION Eye Centers

Surgical Tech - Hourly
About 

$22 -$24

 hourly

$22

$24

$22 - $24 Range

5

Prime Urgent Medical Clinic

Surgical Tech
About 

$49K -$53K

$49K

$53K

$49,175 - $53,117 Range

Seton Medical Center
3.4

Seton Medical Center

Surgical Tech - Hourly
About 

$38 -$42

 hourly

$38

$42

$38 - $42 Range

Mosaic Life Care
3.4

Mosaic Life Care

Surgical Tech - Hourly
About 

$19 -$20

 hourly

$19

$20

$19 - $20 Range

Fiserv Lending

Fiserv Lending

Surgical Tech - Hourly
About 

$21 -$23

 hourly

$21

$23

$21 - $23 Range

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Frequently asked questions about Surgical Tech salaries

The average salary for a Surgical Tech is $47,339 in United States. Salaries estimates are based on 124 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Surgical Tech employees in United States.

The highest salary for a Surgical Tech in United States is $69,162 per year.

The lowest salary for a Surgical Tech in United States is $32,402 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent surgical tech salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$26
hourly
A Certified Surgical Technologist in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $26 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Boston, MA Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Hospital
$53,000
per year
A Certified Surgical Technology in the Atlanta, GA Area area reported making $53,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Atlanta, GA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Nonprofit Organization
$21
hourly
A Surgical Tech in the Asheville, NC Area area reported making $21 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Asheville, NC Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$25
hourly
A Certified Surgical Technologist in the Tampa, FL Area area reported making $25 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Tampa, FL Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$32
hourly
A Surgical Technologist in the Medford, OR Area area reported making $32 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Medford, OR Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$25
hourly
A Certified Surgical Technologist (CST) in the Charlotte, NC Area area reported making $25 per hour
Additional Pay
$600 cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Charlotte, NC Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Nonprofit Organization
$32
hourly
A Certified Surgical Technologist in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $32 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$17
hourly
A Certified Surgical Technologist in the Charlotte, NC Area area reported making $17 per hour
Job Highlights
Charlotte, NC Area area
Intern
 
51 to 200 employees
College / University
$22
hourly
An Endoscopy Technician in the Austin, TX Area area reported making $22 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Austin, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
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