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Surgical Technologists Salary Information in New Bedford, Massachusetts

The annual and hourly salary statistics of surgical technologists in New Bedford, Massachusetts are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of surgical technologists in New Bedford is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Surgical Technologists in New Bedford, Massachusetts

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$27,050
25th Percentile Wage
$29,770
50th Percentile Wage
$35,900
75th Percentile Wage
$44,770
90th Percentile Wage
$51,520

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for surgical technologists in New Bedford, Massachusetts in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $51,520. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $35,900. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $27,050.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of surgical technologists from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$35,900
3.37% -35.68%
2016
$34,690
-40.42% -
2012
$48,710
- -

Table 3. Compare Surgical Technologists Salary in New Bedford with Other Massachusetts Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $35,900, New Bedford is the lowest paying city for surgical technologists in state of Massachusetts, following city of Leominster-Fitchburg-Gardner (median annual salary of $58,400). In comparison, the median annual salary of surgical technologists in New Bedford is 38.5 percent (38.5%) lower than that in the highest paying city Leominster-Fitchburg-Gardner.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Leominster-Fitchburg-Gardner
$58,400
Peabody
$57,770
Barnstable Town
$57,330
Springfield
$56,610
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy
$55,460
Worcester
$55,020
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy
$54,900
Pittsfield
$52,020
Framingham
$51,100
Northwest Massachusetts nonmetropolitan area
$46,190
Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton
$43,530
New Bedford
$35,900



See also: Top paying jobs in New Bedford, Massachusetts.