Florida Surgical Technician Training Programs and Schools

Career Information for Surgical Technologists in Florida

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Fast Facts for Surgical Technologists in Florida

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Panama City, Sebastian and Gainesville
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Port St. Lucie, Orlando and Lakeland
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Miami, Tampa and Orlando

Salaries for Surgical Technologists in Florida

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Palm Bay, Deltona and Naples

Schools for Surgical Technologists in Florida are listed below.

Selected Surgical Technology Schools in Florida

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Fortis Institute
FORT LAUDERDALE, Orange Park, West Palm Beach

At Fortis Institute, you may get the skills and training you need to prepare for a career.

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  • Programs: Surgical Technology, Sterile Processing Technician
  • Degrees: Associate, Diploma
Southern Technical College
Fort Myers, Port Charlotte

Get the hands-on training you need for career success at Southern Technical College.

  • Programs: A.S. - Surgical Technician
  • Degrees: Associate
Keiser University Campus
Clearwater, Jacksonville, Tampa

For over 35 years, Keiser University has maintained a practical, hands-on approach to career education to help our students achieve their personal and professional goals.

  • Programs: Associate of Science in Surgical Technology
  • Degrees: Associate
Southeastern College
Hialeah, West Palm Beach

Our career-focused programs and flexible class schedules make Southeastern a great choice for busy working adults. Small classes ensure personalized attention for each student.

  • Programs: AS in Surgical Technology
  • Degrees: Associate
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More Florida Surgical Technology Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Americare School of Nursing Fern Park Fern Park Associate 381
Brevard Community College Cocoa Associate 14,496
Central Florida Community College Ocala Associate 6,210
Daytona State College Daytona Beach Bachelor 13,675
Florida Community College at Jacksonville Jacksonville Bachelor 24,939
Gulf Coast Community College Panama City Associate 5,758
Indian River State College Fort Pierce Bachelor 14,932
Northwest Florida State College Niceville Bachelor 7,043
Palm Beach Community College Lake Worth Associate 22,881
Pensacola Junior College Pensacola Associate 10,728
Santa Fe College Gainesville Associate 14,824
Virginia College-Pensacola Pensacola Associate 243

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Surgical Technologists

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Florida. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Surgical Technologists

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Surgical Technologists relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Gainesville 250 $35800 2.73
Jacksonville 610 $38680 1.34
Cape Coral 280 $37980 1.64
Fort Myers 280 $37980 1.64
Crestview 70 $40420 0.99
Fort Walton Beach 70 $40420 0.99
Destin 70 $40420 0.99
Deltona 170 $37160 1.26
Daytona Beach 170 $37160 1.26
Ormond Beach 170 $37160 1.26
Orlando 670 $40430 0.83
Kissimmee 670 $40430 0.83
Sanford 670 $40430 0.83
Palm Bay 140 $37250 0.98
Melbourne 140 $37250 0.98
Titusville 140 $37250 0.98
Panama City 100 $37200 1.77
Pensacola 130 $40270 1.13
Ferry Pass 130 $40270 1.13
Brent 130 $40270 1.13
Port St. Lucie 180 $40630 1.89
Punta Gorda 50 $41330 1.46
Lakeland 140 $40270 0.94
Winter Haven 140 $40270 0.94
Miami 2070 $42920 1.17
Fort Lauderdale 2070 $42920 1.17
West Palm Beach 2070 $42920 1.17
Naples 60 $43090 0.6
Immokalee 60 $43090 0.6
Marco Island 60 $43090 0.6
North Port 240 $41330 1.21
Sarasota 240 $41330 1.21
Bradenton 240 $41330 1.21
Ocala 60 $40700 0.86
Sebastian 40 $38000 1.13
Vero Beach 40 $38000 1.13
Tallahassee 160 $39670 1.38
Tampa 1060 $41480 1.19
St. Petersburg 1060 $41480 1.19
Clearwater 1060 $41480 1.19
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