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Surgical Technology Schools In Mississippi

In Mississippi, there are 10 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 Mississippi, which includes surgical technology training at the following levels:


  1. East Central Community College

    275 West Broad Street, Decatur, Mississippi 39327-0129

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  2. Hinds Community College

    505 East Main Street, Raymond, Mississippi 39154

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  3. Holmes Community College

    #1 Hill St, Goodman, Mississippi 39079

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  4. Itawamba Community College

    602 W Hill St, Fulton, Mississippi 38843-1099

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  5. Meridian Community College

    910 Hwy 19 N, Meridian, Mississippi 39307-5801

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  6. Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College

    51 Main Street, Perkinston, Mississippi 39573

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  7. Northwest Mississippi Community College

    4975 Hwy 51 N, Senatobia, Mississippi 38668-1714

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  8. Pearl River Community College

    101 Hwy 11 N, Poplarville, Mississippi 39470

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  9. Virginia College-Jackson

    4795 Interstate 55 N, Jackson, Mississippi 39206-4026

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  10. Virginia College-Biloxi

    920 Cedar Lake Rd-Ste C, Biloxi, Mississippi 39532

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Professional Trends

Mississippi Vs. National Surgical Technology Employment

Mississippi 1,210
National 92,260

Of all of the s in the country, nearly 1% are in the state of Mississippi.

Employment Growth for Surgical technicians In Mississippi

1,190 1,060 1,080 1,060 1,210
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Mississippi, surgical technology is a growing field. 20 more s were working in Mississippi in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of surgical technology has grown by 2% in Mississippi. This growth is slower 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 Mississippi

$28,970 $29,810 $32,120 $32,640 $32,340
$37,233 $40,105 $41,284 $42,076 $42,366
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Surgical Technology
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by s is increasing in Mississippi. The mean salary for s in 2006 was $28,970 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $32,340 per year.

Salary percentiles for Surgical technicians in Mississippi

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This represents a 10% growth in salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In Mississippi state, within the field of surgical technology, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid s earn 81% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Surgical technicians and related professions in Mississippi

Dental Hygienist
Health Science
Physician Assistant
X Ray Technician

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

Educational Trends

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


As the number of s is increasing in Mississippi state, the number of students graduating from the 10 accredited surgical technology schools in Mississippi state is also increasing. In 2006 there were 134 surgical technology graduates from surgical technology courses in Mississippi and in 2010 there were 192 graduates.

This represents a 43% increase in the number of surgical technology degree or certificate school graduates in Mississippi state. 50% of these graduates received an associate's degree in surgical technology.

Surgical Technology Faculty Salaries in Mississippi

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