Surgical Technology Career Snapshot

Graduates May be Employed as…

  • Hospital Scrub Technicians
  • Hospital Circulation Technicians
  • Outpatient Surgical Clinics/Centers
  • Traveling Surgical Technician
  • Central Sterile Processing
  • Private Scrubs for Surgeons/Doctors
  • Medical Sales Representatives
  • Sterile Processing
  • Veterinary Clinic Assistants


Examples of Potential Area Employers

  • North Arkansas Regional Medical Center
  • Kilgore Vision Center
  • Baxter Regional Medical Center
  • Cox Health System
  • Mercy Health System
  • Surgery Center of Branson
  • Taylor Surgical Arts
  • St. Johns Clinic-Berryville General Surgery
  • Arkansas Surgical Clinic
  • Animal Emergency Clinic of Northwest Ark


Arkansas Area Wages

Entry-level Wage................................................................................. $24,640 annually

......................................................................................................... $11.85 per hour

Mid-point Wage..................................................................................  $42,470 annually

......................................................................................................... $20.42 per hour

Experienced Wage................................................................................ $49,830 annually

.......................................................................................................... $23.96 per hour