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Surgical Technology Schools In Idaho

In Idaho, there are 4 accredited schools where surgical technology classes faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of surgical technology and surgical technology training in Idaho, which includes surgical technology training at the following levels:


  1. Eastern Idaho Technical College

    1600 S 25th E, Idaho Falls, Idaho 83404-5788

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  2. College of Southern Idaho

    315 Falls Ave., Twin Falls, Idaho 83301

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  3. College of Western Idaho

    5500 East Opportunity Drive, Nampa, Idaho 83687

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  4. Brown Mackie College-Boise

    9050 W Overland Rd Ste 100, Boise, Idaho 83709

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Professional Trends

Idaho Vs. National Surgical Technology Employment

Idaho 450
National 92,260

Of all of the s that work in the US, approximately 0% work in Idaho state.

Employment Growth for Surgical technicians In Idaho

380 380 460 430 450
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Idaho, the field of surgical technology is growing. In 2010 there were 70 more s working in Idaho than there were in 2006. Thus, in Idaho, this field has grown by 18% in four years. This growth is faster than the change in the number of s around the country. Nationally, the number of s has grown by 9% from 2006 to 2010.

Surgical Technology VS. All Professions salaries in Idaho

$37,120 $40,840 $42,640 $42,500 $41,070
$39,304 $39,293 $42,361 $42,993 $44,477
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Surgical Technology
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Idaho, as the number of s is growing, the salaries earned by s are increasing. In 2006 s made a mean salary of $37,120 per year, and in 2010 they made $41,070 per year.

Salary percentiles for Surgical technicians in Idaho

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Thus, there was a 10% growth in s' salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. There is a 112% pay differential between the highest paid s and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of surgical technology in Idaho.

Average Salaries for Surgical technicians and related professions in Idaho

Dental Hygienist
Health Science
Physician Assistant
X Ray Technician

s in Idaho earn, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Surgical Technology programs available for each degree type for all schools in Idaho


As the number of s is increasing in Idaho state, the number of students graduating from the 4 accredited surgical technology schools in Idaho state is also increasing. In Idaho, there were 37 graduates in 2006. And there were 44 graduates from surgical technology courses in 2010.

There was an increase in the number of surgical technology school degree or certificate graduates in Idaho by 19%. Most of these graduates, or 50%, earned an associate's degree in surgical technology.

Surgical Technology Faculty Salaries in Idaho

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