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Surgical technician salary in New York State

How much does a Surgical Technician make in New York State?

Average base salary

as national average
Average $48.64
Low $36.46
High $64.89
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a surgical technician is $48.64 per hour in New York State. 4.2k salaries reported, updated at November 25, 2023

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Salaries by years of experience in New York State

Years of experiencePer hour
Less than 1 year
1 to 2 years
3 to 5 years
6 to 9 years
More than 10 years
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Top companies for Surgical Technicians in New York State

  1. Stability HealthCare
    64 reviews291 salaries reported
    $58.56per hour
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Highest paying cities for Surgical Technicians near New York State

  1. Watertown, NY
    $57.30 per hour
    266 salaries reported
  2. Staten Island, NY
    $56.86 per hour
    30 salaries reported
  3. Bronx, NY
    $54.56 per hour
    311 salaries reported
  1. Syracuse, NY
    $48.87 per hour
    113 salaries reported
  2. Binghamton, NY
    $45.69 per hour
    569 salaries reported
  3. Rochester, NY
    $42.90 per hour
    423 salaries reported
  1. Troy, NY
    $42.72 per hour
    9 salaries reported
  2. New York, NY
    $41.80 per hour
    399 salaries reported
  3. Long Island, NY
    $33.48 per hour
    8 salaries reported
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Where can a Surgical Technician earn more?

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for Surgical Technicians

Most recommended license


(earn +7.34% more)

The jobs requiring this license have increase by 68.99% since 2018. Surgical Technicians with this license earn +7.34% more than the average base salary, which is $48.64 per hour.

Job Trend
YearNumber of job openings on Indeed requiring this licenseChange from previous year
20121412increase by 1412
20134236increase by 200.00%
20148191increase by 93.37%
20153611decrease by 55.92%
20163598decrease by 0.36%
20171629decrease by 54.72%
2018819decrease by 49.72%
20191384increase by 68.99%

Top companies hiring Surgical Technicians on Indeed

Montefiore St. Luke's Cornwall
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
Glens Falls Hospital
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
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Top fields of study
Medical Degree
Top certifications
BLS Certification
Top skills
Acute Care

More critical skills and qualifications that pay well

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Most common benefits for Surgical Technicians

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • 403(b)
  • Adoption assistance
  • Continuing education credits
  • Dental insurance
  • Dependent health insurance coverage
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Employee stock purchase plan
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Housing stipend
  • License reimbursement
  • Life insurance
  • Loan forgiveness
  • Loan repayment program
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid housing
  • Paid sick time
  • Paid time off
  • Pet insurance
  • Referral program
  • Relocation assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Travel reimbursement
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 358 ratings

50% of Surgical Technicians in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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Common questions about salaries for a Surgical Technician

How can I know if I am being paid fairly as a surgical technician?

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Do surgical technicians get raises?

With expected growth in the surgical technician job market, there is expected to be an accompanying increase in salary. Surgical technicians can advance to other roles which will lead to greater responsibilities and potential raises.

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Do surgical technicians receive benefits?

Surgical technicians who work full time can receive benefits.

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