National » Surgical Technologists » Massachusetts

Surgical Technologists Salary Information in Massachusetts

The average annual and hourly salaries for surgical technologists in the state of Massachusetts are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of surgical technologists among Massachusetts 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 Massachusetts

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$32,530
25th Percentile Wage
$41,410
50th Percentile Wage
$49,930
75th Percentile Wage
$60,640
90th Percentile Wage
$74,020

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for surgical technologists in Massachusetts in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $74,020. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $49,930. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $32,530.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$15.64
25th Percentile Wage
$19.91
50th Percentile Wage
$24.01
75th Percentile Wage
$29.16
90th Percentile Wage
$35.58

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for surgical technologists in Massachusetts in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $35.58. The median hourly salary is $24.01. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $15.64.

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
201649,9301.50%3.67%
201549,1803.50%-
201447,460-1.43%-
201348,1400.08%-
201248,100--

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of surgical technologists in some Massachusetts cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of surgical technologists in state of Massachusetts ranges from $34,690 to $57,260. The highest paying area for surgical technologists in Massachusetts is Barnstable Town with a median annual salary of $57,260. The second highest paying city/area in Massachusetts State is Peabody (mean annual salary $56,320). The lowest paying area is New Bedford with a median annual salary of $34,690.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Barnstable Town
$57,260
Peabody
$56,320
Springfield
$53,360
Framingham
$51,100
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy
$49,400
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy
$49,360
Northwest Massachusetts nonmetropolitan area
$46,190
Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton
$43,530
New Bedford
$34,690


Related:

Highest paying cities for surgical technologists

Highest paying industries for surgical technologists.