Albany has a general population of 76,939 and an overall student population of 14,289. Approximately 3,962 of Albany's students are enrolled in schools that offer surgical technologist programs.
Albany's largest surgical technologist school is Albany Technical College. In 2010, Albany Technical College graduated approximately 34 students with credentials in surgical technology.
In 2010, 34 students graduated with a surgical technology certificate from one of Albany's surgical technologist schools. If you decide to attend a surgical technologist school in Albany, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,043.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,400 for surgical technology related books and supplies every year.
If you decide to work as a surgical technologist in Albany, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 3,080 surgical technologists in Georgia, 80 were working in the greater Albany area. The government projects that the number of surgical technologists in Albany will increase by 40% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for surgical technologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a surgical technologist in Albany is $44,240 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for surgical technologists.
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