Surgical Technologists Salary Information in Missouri

The average annual and hourly salaries for surgical technologists in the state of Missouri are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of surgical technologists among Missouri cities 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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$30,390
25th Percentile Wage
$34,860
50th Percentile Wage
$41,380
75th Percentile Wage
$49,170
90th Percentile Wage
$58,560

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for surgical technologists in Missouri in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $58,560. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $41,380. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $30,390.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of surgical technologists from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$41,380
1.79% 5.44%
2016
$40,640
2.34% -
2015
$39,690
1.16% -
2014
$39,230
-0.66% -
2013
$39,490
0.91% -
2012
$39,130
- -

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of surgical technologists in some Missouri cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of surgical technologists in state of Missouri ranges from $36,840 to $44,420. The highest paying area for surgical technologists in Missouri is Kansas City with a median annual salary of $44,420. The second highest paying city/area in Missouri State is North Missouri nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $43,560). The lowest paying area is St Joseph with a median annual salary of $36,840.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Kansas City
$44,420
North Missouri nonmetropolitan area
$43,560
Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers
$43,290
Cape Girardeau-Jackson
$42,470
St Louis
$41,250
Joplin
$40,400
Springfield
$39,620
Central Missouri nonmetropolitan area
$36,980
Southeast Missouri nonmetropolitan area
$36,970
St Joseph
$36,840




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