Texas Surgical Technician Training Programs and Schools

Career Information for Surgical Technologists in Texas

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Fast Facts for Surgical Technologists in Texas

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Sherman, Odessa and San Angelo
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Longview, El Paso and Houston
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Houston, Dallas and Fort Worth

Salaries for Surgical Technologists in Texas

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Houston, San Angelo and Fort Worth

Schools for Surgical Technologists in Texas are listed below.

Selected Surgical Technology Schools in Texas

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  • Programs: Sterile Processing Technician, Surgical Technology
  • Degrees: Diploma

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  • Programs: AS - Surgical Technology
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More Texas Surgical Technology Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Amarillo College Amarillo Associate 10,387
Austin Community College District Austin Associate 33,508
Cisco College Cisco Associate 3,365
Del Mar College Corpus Christi Associate 11,167
El Centro College Dallas Associate 6,680
El Paso Community College El Paso Associate 25,023
Galveston College Galveston Associate 2,044
Houston Community College Houston Associate 43,518
Howard College Big Spring Associate 3,329
Kilgore College Kilgore Associate 5,150
Lamar State College-Port Arthur Port Arthur Associate 2,325
Lone Star College System The Woodlands Associate 39,756
North Central Texas College Gainesville Associate 7,590
Odessa College Odessa Associate 4,580
Paris Junior College Paris Associate 4,343
San Jacinto Community College Pasadena Associate 23,805
South Plains College Levelland Associate 6,602
St Philips College San Antonio Associate 9,256
Tarrant County College Fort Worth Associate 37,948
Temple College Temple Associate 4,787
Texas State Technical College Harlingen Harlingen Associate 4,957
Trinity Valley Community College Athens Associate 5,046
Tyler Junior College Tyler Associate 8,217
Vernon College Vernon Associate 2,808
Virginia College-Austin Austin Associate 825
Wharton County Junior College Wharton Associate 5,892

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Surgical Technologists

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Texas. 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


Abilene 50 $40580 1.09
Amarillo 140 $38150 1.66
Austin 570 $44450 0.84
Round Rock 570 $44450 0.84
Houston 2580 $46830 1.21
The Woodlands 2580 $46830 1.21
Sugar Land 2580 $46830 1.21
Beaumont 100 $48040 0.8
Port Arthur 100 $48040 0.8
Brownsville 140 $47480 1.38
Harlingen 140 $47480 1.38
Corpus Christi 170 $46000 1.2
Dallas 2900 $45840 1.21
Fort Worth 2900 $45840 1.21
Arlington 2900 $45840 1.21
El Paso 200 $42280 0.96
San Antonio 950 $39340 1.37
New Braunfels 950 $39340 1.37
Laredo 50 $44890 0.67
Lubbock 230 $38270 2.34
McAllen 180 $45120 1
Edinburg 180 $45120 1
Mission 180 $45120 1
Midland 30 $44030 0.47
Killeen 270 $43710 2.78
Temple 270 $43710 2.78
Odessa 100 $52200 1.79
Sherman 110 $38700 3.51
Denison 110 $38700 3.51
Tyler 140 $36890 1.93
Wichita Falls 90 $37510 2.15
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