Employment of surgical technicians is projected to grow at an average rate of 30 percent (much faster than average) between 2012 and 2022. Overall job prospects are expected to be very good, but job outlook varies by industry.
Job Potential Earnings
According to the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity, Labor Market Statistics, the starting salary for surgical technicians is $29,700 per year. On average a surgical technician can earn $41,790 per year.
Those wishing to enter the Surgical Technology program must meet all program application and admission requirements for consideration.