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Surgical Tech Jobs Salary Insights
Average Surgical Technologist Salary
The average salary for a Surgical Technologist is $36.14 per hour. This is 7% lower than the practicing US average of $38.61.
Last updated on October 2, 2023. Based on active jobs on Vivian.com.
Surgical Tech Jobs FAQs
Does Vivian have any per diem Surgical Tech jobs?
As of Tuesday, October 3rd 2023, Vivian has 8 jobs listed for per diem Surgical Tech jobs. These jobs pay $37 per hour on average and up to $44 per hour for the highest-paying role.
Does Vivian have any local contract Surgical Tech jobs?
As of Tuesday, October 3rd 2023, Vivian has 10 listings for local contract Surgical Tech jobs. These jobs pay $57 per hour on average, and up to $75 per hour for the top-paying job listed.
Does Vivian have any travel Surgical Tech jobs?
As of Tuesday, October 3rd 2023, Vivian has 2572 listings for travel Surgical Tech jobs. These jobs pay $2,047 per hour on average, and up to $3,267 per hour for the top-paying job listed.
Where can I learn more about working as a Surgical Tech?
Take a look at Vivian's Surgical Tech Career Guide for more information, including required education, responsibilities, pros and cons and more.
What is a Surgical Tech?
Surgical techs are allied health professionals that work in the operating room. The operating room is a demanding environment, requiring careful planning and attention to both the surgeon and the patient, which is why surgical techs are such a vital part of the team. They are primarily focused on maintaining a sterile, organized environment as well as ensuring patient safety, however, they also perform a variety of tasks before, during, and after medical procedures. These often include cleaning and preparing the OR for surgery, transporting patients, administering medications, and suturing and dressing wounds.