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Surgical Technology Schools In Rhode Island

There is only one accredited surgical technology school in Rhode Island for faculty who teach surgical technology classes to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in surgical technology in the state of Rhode Island, which encompasses surgical technology training at the surgical technology associates degree level.


  1. New England Institute of Technology

    2500 Post Rd, Warwick, Rhode Island 02886-2244

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Rhode Island Vs. National Surgical Technology Employment

Rhode Island 270
National 92,260

Of all of the s in the country, nearly 0% are in the state of Rhode Island.

Employment Growth for Surgical technicians In Rhode Island

240 260 260 270 270
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Rhode Island, surgical technology is a growing field. In Rhode Island, 30 more s were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of s has grown by 13%. 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 Rhode Island

$41,150 $42,840 $44,240 $44,930 $45,420
$45,814 $47,319 $48,863 $50,877 $52,430
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Surgical Technology
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

As the number of s is growing, the salaries paid to s are increasing in Rhode Island. In 2006 s made a mean salary of $41,150 per year, and in 2010 they made $45,420 per year.

Salary percentiles for Surgical technicians in Rhode Island

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Thus, there was a 9% growth in s' salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In Rhode Island state, within the field of surgical technology, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid s earn 102% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Surgical technicians and related professions in Rhode Island

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Health Science
Physician Assistant
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In Rhode Island, s make, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Surgical Technology programs available for each degree type for all schools in Rhode Island


The number of students graduating from the only accredited surgical technology school in Rhode Island is increasing. In 2006 there were 30 surgical technology graduates from surgical technology courses in Rhode Island and in 2010 there were 42 graduates.

Thus there was a 40% percent increase in the number of surgical technology school degree or certificate graduates in Rhode Island. Most of these graduates, or 100%, earned an associate's degree in surgical technology.

Surgical Technology Faculty Salaries in Rhode Island

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