Griffin has a general population of 23,451 and an overall student population of 5,185. Approximately 5,185 of Griffin's students are enrolled in schools that offer surgical technologist programs.
Of the 1 surgical technologist schools in Griffin, the largest surgical technology school, by student population, is Southern Crescent Technical College. In 2010, Southern Crescent Technical College graduated approximately 35 students with credentials in surgical technology.
In 2010, 35 students graduated with a surgical technology certificate from one of Griffin's surgical technologist schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,043 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for surgical technology related books and supplies every year.
If you decide to work as a surgical technologist in Griffin, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 3,080 surgical technologists in Georgia. Of these surgical technologists, 1,330 were working in the greater Griffin area. Griffin's surgical technologist workforce is projected to increase by 40% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for surgical technologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a surgical technologist in Griffin is $39,200 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for surgical technologists.
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