Surgical Technologist State Salary

The United States has a wide range of average salaries for Surgical Technologists. Each state is unique.  The range is as low as $16.34 in Alabama to a high of $27.78 in California. A number of factors contribute to the average hourly pay of a Surgical Technologist.

Some typical factors include: 

Supply and demand 
Union representation (States that have higher union activity earn an average of 20% more in pay and benefits for all employees)

Cost of living 
Healthcare reimbursement rates 

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STATE TOTAL EMPLOYED HOURLY ANNUAL
Alabama 1,790 16.34 33,990
Alaska 180 25.35 52,730
Arizona 2,060 21.98 45,710
Arkansas 950 19.10 39,740
California 9,440 27.78 57,790
Colorado 1,680 24.40 50,760
Connecticut 1,100 25.94 53,950
Delaware 280 20.54 42,720
District of Columbia 650 22.56 46,920
Florida 6,100 18.95 39,420
Georgia 2,950 18.70 38,890
Hawaii 280 26.80 55,740
Idaho 710 19.82 41,230
Illinois 3,070 21.00 43,670
Indiana 2,450 19.70 40,970
Iowa 700 18.38 38,240
Kansas 960 19.31 40,170
Kentucky 1,690 18.34 38,150
Louisiana 1,640 18.29 38,050
Maine 480 20.49 42,630
Maryland 1,900 23.85 49,600
Massachusetts 2,450 23.92 49,760
Michigan 3,070 19.86 41,320
Minnesota 1,930 24.20 50,330
Mississippi 1,340 16.52 34,360
Missouri 1,600 19.34 40,220


STATE TOTAL EMPLOYED HOURLY ANNUAL
Montana 390 20.50 42,630
Nebraska 800 19.67 40,910
Nevada 840 26.25 54,590
New Hampshire 320 22.51 46,820
New Jersey 1,870 22.68 47,180
New Mexico 500 19.11 39,750
New York 4,980 22.79 47,400
North Carolina 3,000 18.91 39,340
North Dakota 320 19.48 40,520
Ohio 3,670 20.58 42,800
Oklahoma 1,640 17.37 36,130
Oregon 960 22.80 47,430
Pennsylvania 3,390 19.49 40,540
Rhode Island 270 22.31 46,410
South Carolina 1,730 17.97 37,370
South Dakota 480 18.27 37,990
Tennessee 3,170 18.69 38,870
Texas 9,230 21.07 43,840
Utah 970 18.15 37,750
Vermont 90 19.77 41,110
Virginia 2,370 22.11 45,990
Washington 2,260 23.61 49,120
West Virginia 510 17.16 35,690
Wisconsin 2,570 23.31 48,480
Wyoming 160 21.64 45,000