Certified Surgical Technologists


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Certified Surgical Technologists

Certified Surgical Technologists - Wages & Trends

Wages vary by employer and area of the country. Wages also vary based on the surgical technologist's experience.

Benefits vary by employer. Most full-time surgical technologists receive typical benefits. These include vacation, sick leave, and health insurance. Part-time surgical technologists usually do not receive benefits.

Surgical technologists (SOC 29-2055)
Location
Pay Period
25%
Median
75%
Illinois Hourly $19.82 $23.59 $28.54
Yearly $41,228 $49,064 $59,371
    Champaign Area Hourly $20.92 $23.41 $26.56
Yearly $43,516 $48,684 $55,250
    Charleston-Effingham-Centralia Area Hourly $18.73 $21.45 $24.28
Yearly $38,951 $44,610 $50,502
    Cook County Hourly $20.60 $25.09 $30.11
Yearly $42,856 $52,196 $62,619
    Dekalb-Elgin-Aurora Area Hourly $22.57 $26.37 $29.94
Yearly $46,941 $54,858 $62,282
    Du Page County Hourly $19.07 $23.31 $28.06
Yearly $39,673 $48,477 $58,371
    Edwardsville Area Hourly $16.55 $19.94 $24.49
Yearly $34,434 $41,466 $50,942
    Jacksonville-Carlinville-Litchfield Area Hourly $18.37 $21.54 $24.65
Yearly $38,204 $44,801 $51,268
    Kankakee-Morris-Pontiac Area Hourly $18.24 $22.38 $26.40
Yearly $37,945 $46,558 $54,904
    Lake County Hourly $21.00 $24.56 $29.96
Yearly $43,679 $51,084 $62,319
    McHenry County Hourly $21.48 $24.47 $28.20
Yearly $44,683 $50,887 $58,661
    Mt. Vernon-Marion-Carbondale Area Hourly $17.38 $20.59 $24.16
Yearly $36,161 $42,826 $50,251
    Northwest Illinois Area Hourly $13.21 $16.09 $21.54
Yearly $27,486 $33,460 $44,808
    Peoria-Bloomington Area Hourly $19.22 $21.95 $24.76
Yearly $39,981 $45,664 $51,502
    Quincy-Macomb-Galesburg Area Hourly $17.18 $20.28 $26.98
Yearly $35,743 $42,181 $56,129
    Rockford Area Hourly $20.62 $22.27 $23.92
Yearly $42,885 $46,316 $49,746
    Shawnee National Forest Area Hourly $18.49 $21.50 $24.41
Yearly $38,455 $44,717 $50,773
    Springfield Area Hourly $19.21 $22.25 $25.61
Yearly $39,952 $46,287 $53,265
    St. Louis-Belleville Area Hourly $17.00 $20.32 $23.45
Yearly $35,365 $42,264 $48,770
    Will County Hourly $21.72 $25.58 $29.59
Yearly $45,185 $53,212 $61,544
United States Hourly $19.72 $23.90 $29.32
Yearly $41,010 $49,710 $60,980

Source: Illinois Career Information System (CIS) brought to you by Illinois Department of Employment Security.