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What is the average salary for Surgical Technologists in the United States?

Surgical Technologists earn an average hourly wage of $21.64. Hourly wages typically start from $14.80 and go up to $29.89. Surgical Technologists earn an average salary of $45,010 per year. Salaries typically start from $30,780 and go up to $62,170.

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

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Highest

The top 10% of Surgical Technologists in the United States earn:

$29.89 an hour $62,170 per year
Senior

The top 25% of Surgical Technologists in the United States earn:

$25.43 an hour $52,890 per year
Experienced

The top 50% of Surgical Technologists in the United States earn:

$20.84 an hour $43,350 per year
Junior

The bottom 25% of Surgical Technologists in the United States earn:

$17.11 an hour $35,580 per year
Starting

The bottom 10% of Surgical Technologists in the United States earn:

$14.80 an hour $30,780 per year

Historical salary for Surgical Technologists in the United States

Surgical Technologist salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Surgical Technologist Salary in Nevada $27.64 $57,500 # 1
Surgical Technologist Salary in District of Columbia $27.49 $57,170 # 2
Surgical Technologist Salary in California $27.47 $57,140 # 3
Surgical Technologist Salary in Hawaii $27.05 $56,270 # 4
Surgical Technologist Salary in Connecticut $26.28 $54,660 # 5
Surgical Technologist Salary in Alaska $25.21 $52,440 # 6
Surgical Technologist Salary in Minnesota $24.25 $50,450 # 7
Surgical Technologist Salary in Colorado $24.18 $50,300 # 8
Surgical Technologist Salary in Washington $24.18 $50,290 # 9
Surgical Technologist Salary in New York $24.04 $49,990 # 10
Surgical Technologist Salary in Massachusetts $23.88 $49,670 # 11
Surgical Technologist Salary in Rhode Island $23.83 $49,570 # 12
Surgical Technologist Salary in Wisconsin $23.76 $49,420 # 13
Surgical Technologist Salary in Arizona $23.55 $48,990 # 14
Surgical Technologist Salary in Oregon $23.53 $48,950 # 15
Surgical Technologist Salary in Maryland $23.18 $48,220 # 16
Surgical Technologist Salary in New Jersey $22.99 $47,830 # 17
Surgical Technologist Salary in New Hampshire $22.91 $47,650 # 18
Surgical Technologist Salary in Virginia $22.81 $47,450 # 19
Surgical Technologist Salary in Wyoming $22.05 $45,870 # 20
Surgical Technologist Salary in Illinois $21.30 $44,310 # 21
Surgical Technologist Salary in Texas $21.18 $44,050 # 22
Surgical Technologist Salary in Delaware $21.02 $43,730 # 23
Surgical Technologist Salary in Maine $20.94 $43,560 # 24
Surgical Technologist Salary in Montana $20.69 $43,030 # 25
Surgical Technologist Salary in Ohio $20.39 $42,420 # 26
Surgical Technologist Salary in Michigan $20.38 $42,400 # 27
Surgical Technologist Salary in Indiana $20.04 $41,680 # 28
Surgical Technologist Salary in Idaho $20.04 $41,670 # 29
Surgical Technologist Salary in New Mexico $20.00 $41,590 # 30
Surgical Technologist Salary in Nebraska $19.90 $41,390 # 31
Surgical Technologist Salary in Missouri $19.69 $40,950 # 32
Surgical Technologist Salary in Pennsylvania $19.49 $40,530 # 33
Surgical Technologist Salary in Kansas $19.35 $40,260 # 34
Surgical Technologist Salary in Arkansas $19.35 $40,240 # 35
Surgical Technologist Salary in North Carolina $19.16 $39,850 # 36
Surgical Technologist Salary in Florida $19.15 $39,820 # 37
Surgical Technologist Salary in Georgia $18.83 $39,160 # 38
Surgical Technologist Salary in Vermont $18.78 $39,060 # 39
Surgical Technologist Salary in Louisiana $18.73 $38,950 # 40
Surgical Technologist Salary in Iowa $18.69 $38,870 # 41
Surgical Technologist Salary in North Dakota $18.68 $38,860 # 42
Surgical Technologist Salary in Kentucky $18.59 $38,680 # 43
Surgical Technologist Salary in Tennessee $18.57 $38,620 # 44
Surgical Technologist Salary in South Dakota $18.46 $38,390 # 45
Surgical Technologist Salary in Utah $18.30 $38,060 # 46
Surgical Technologist Salary in Oklahoma $18.28 $38,030 # 47
Surgical Technologist Salary in South Carolina $17.74 $36,900 # 48
Surgical Technologist Salary in West Virginia $17.68 $36,780 # 49
Surgical Technologist Salary in Mississippi $17.20 $35,780 # 50
Surgical Technologist Salary in Alabama $16.49 $34,300 # 51
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics