Surgical Technologists Salary Information in Indiana

The average annual and hourly salaries for surgical technologists in the state of Indiana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of surgical technologists among Indiana metropolitan areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Surgical Technologists in Indiana

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$32,390
25th Percentile Wage
$35,920
50th Percentile Wage
$42,050
75th Percentile Wage
$48,950
90th Percentile Wage
$57,300

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for surgical technologists in Indiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $57,300. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $42,050. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $32,390.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$15.57
25th Percentile Wage
$17.27
50th Percentile Wage
$20.22
75th Percentile Wage
$23.53
90th Percentile Wage
$27.55

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for surgical technologists in Indiana in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $27.55. The median hourly salary is $20.22. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $15.57.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of surgical technologists from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201642,0501.43%5.04%
201541,4501.25%-
201440,9301.86%-
201340,1700.60%-
201239,930--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Surgical Technologists in Indiana Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of surgical technologists in some Indiana cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of surgical technologists in state of Indiana ranges from $36,520 to $43,770. The highest paying area for surgical technologists in Indiana is Indianapolis-Carmel with a median annual salary of $43,770. The second highest paying city/area in Indiana State is Gary (mean annual salary $42,850). The lowest paying area is Lafayette with a median annual salary of $36,520.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Indianapolis-Carmel
$43,770
Gary
$42,850
Bloomington
$41,100
Kokomo
$40,820
Fort Wayne
$39,700
Muncie
$39,680
Central Indiana nonmetropolitan area
$39,130
Southern Indiana nonmetropolitan area
$38,350
Northern Indiana nonmetropolitan area
$38,290
Lafayette
$36,520



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