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How much does a Surgical Technician make?

Updated Jun 11, 2021

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$59,151 /yr
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1,279 salaries

$39K

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$59K

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$90K

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The national average salary for a Surgical Technician is $59,151 in United States. Filter by location to see Surgical Technician salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 1,279 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Surgical Technician employees.

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Fusion Medical Staffing
4.7

Fusion Medical Staffing

Surgical Technician - Monthly

$6,341

 /mo
Range: $4K - $10K
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$4K

$10K

$4,257 - $9,763 Range

Focus Staff
4.3

Focus Staff

Surgical Technician - Hourly

$38

 /hr
Range: $29 - $42

$29

$42

$29 - $42 Range

National Staffing Solutions
4.2

National Staffing Solutions

Surgical Technician - Monthly

$5,005

 /mo
Range: $4K - $7K

$4K

$7K

$3,655 - $7,180 Range

Baylor Scott & White Health
3.8

Baylor Scott & White Health

Surgical Technician

$52,141

 /yr
Range: $42K - $66K

$42K

$66K

$41,542 - $66,156 Range

CareerStaff Unlimited
3.8

CareerStaff Unlimited

Surgical Technician - Monthly

$3,259

 /mo
Range: $1K - $10K

$1K

$10K

$1,452 - $9,687 Range

UCHealth
4

UCHealth

Surgical Technician

$61,621

 /yr
Range: $24K - $66K

$24K

$66K

$24,126 - $66,216 Range

CHRISTUS Health
3.7

CHRISTUS Health

Surgical Technician

$52,221

 /yr
Range: $46K - $63K

$46K

$63K

$46,197 - $62,665 Range

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Centura Health
3.6

Centura Health

Surgical Technician

$59,532

 /yr
Range: $47K - $74K

$47K

$74K

$46,946 - $73,963 Range

Nationwide Therapy Group
4.4

Nationwide Therapy Group

Surgical Technician - Hourly

$39

 /hr
Range: $31 - $49

$31

$49

$31 - $49 Range

Education Affiliates
2.9

Education Affiliates

Surgical Technician

$50,565

 /yr
Range: $49K - $56K

$49K

$56K

$48,565 - $55,745 Range

Sanford Health
3.5

Sanford Health

Surgical Technician

$44,910

 /yr
Range: $36K - $61K

$36K

$61K

$36,312 - $60,683 Range

NexAge Technologies USA
4

NexAge Technologies USA

Surgical Technician

$47,876

 /yr
Range: $45K - $56K

$45K

$56K

$45,376 - $55,687 Range

CareRev
4.5

CareRev

Surgical Technician - Hourly

$33

 /hr
Range: $30 - $55

$30

$55

$30 - $55 Range

trustaff
4.3

trustaff

Surgical Technician - Hourly

$34

 /hr
Range: $30 - $39

$30

$39

$30 - $39 Range

Medmetry
4.8

Medmetry

Surgical Technician - Hourly

$38

 /hr
Range: $28 - $41

$28

$41

$28 - $41 Range

SSM Health
3.6

SSM Health

Surgical Technician

$42,821

 /yr
Range: $39K - $58K

$39K

$58K

$38,696 - $58,044 Range

R. J. Corman Railroad Group
3.3

R. J. Corman Railroad Group

Surgical Technician - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $15 - $16

$15

$16

$15 - $16 Range

AMITA Health
3.6

AMITA Health

Surgical Technician

$59,532

 /yr
Range: $54K - $60K

$54K

$60K

$54,310 - $59,532 Range

Surgery Partners
2.9

Surgery Partners

Surgical Technician - Hourly

$28

 /hr
Range: $22 - $31

$22

$31

$22 - $31 Range

General Healthcare Resources
3.8

General Healthcare Resources

Surgical Technician - Hourly

$36

 /hr
Range: $36 - $38

$36

$38

$36 - $38 Range

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Frequently asked questions about Surgical Technician salaries

The average salary for a Surgical Technician is $59,151 in United States. Salaries estimates are based on 1279 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Surgical Technician employees in United States.

The highest salary for a Surgical Technician in United States is $90,329 per year.

The lowest salary for a Surgical Technician in United States is $38,735 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

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

$18
hourly
A Certified Surgical Technologist in the Charlotte, NC Area area reported making $18 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Charlotte, NC Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
$15
hourly
An OB Scrub Tech in the Salt Lake City, UT Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Salt Lake City, UT Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Nonprofit Organization
$21
hourly
An OR Tech in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $21 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Nonprofit Organization
$39,000
per year
A Surgical Technician in the Paducah, KY Area area reported making $39,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Paducah, KY Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Nonprofit Organization
$39,000
per year
A SURGICAL/ ENDO TECH in the Paducah, KY Area area reported making $39,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Paducah, KY Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Nonprofit Organization
$19
hourly
An Endoscopy Technician in the Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area reported making $19 per hour
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Private Practice / Firm
$49,000
per year
A Surgical Technician in the Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area reported making $49,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Hospital
$45
hourly
A Certified Surgical Technologist in the Lewistown, PA Area area reported making $45 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Lewistown, PA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Nonprofit Organization