10 Best States for Surgical Technician Salary

The national average salary for surgical technologists is $24.77 per hour or $51,510 per year, according to occupational employment statistics from the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics. investigation released on March 31.

The highest average salary for surgical technicians is in Alaska and the lowest in Alabama. South Dakota has the most employed surgical technicians per 1,000 jobs statewide, while Vermont has the fewest.

Here are the salary and employment statistics for surgical technicians by state, in descending order:













Rank

State

Average hourly wage

Average salary

1

Alaska

$32.27

$67,120

2

Nevada

$32.21

$67,000

3

California

$31.04

$64,570

4

Connecticut

$29.96

$62,310

5

District of Colombia

$29.63

$61,620

6

Minnesota

$29.47

$61,300

seven

Washington

$29.06

$60,450

8

Oregon

$28.60

$59,480

9

Rhode Island

$28.56

$59,410

ten

New York

$28.55

$59,380

Christine E. Phillips