The annual and hourly salary statistics of surgical technologists in Northwest Massachusetts nonmetropolitan area, Massachusetts are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of surgical technologists in Northwest Massachusetts nonmetropolitan area is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$30,260|
|25th Percentile Wage||$41,270|
|50th Percentile Wage||$46,190|
|75th Percentile Wage||$51,100|
|90th Percentile Wage||$58,750|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for surgical technologists in Northwest Massachusetts nonmetropolitan area, Massachusetts in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $58,750. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $46,190. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $30,260.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of surgical technologists from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||4-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $46,190 in Northwest Massachusetts nonmetropolitan area is in the middle of salary range for surgical technologists in state of Massachusetts. In comparison, the annual salary of surgical technologists in Northwest Massachusetts nonmetropolitan area is 20.9 percent (20.9%) lower than that in the highest paying Leominster-Fitchburg-Gardner and 22.3 percent (22.3%) higher than that in the lowest paying New Bedford.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Barnstable Town|| |
|Northwest Massachusetts nonmetropolitan area|| |
|New Bedford|| |