With an overall population of 44,405 and a student population of 3,319, approximately 2,119 of Wilson students attend one of Wilson's schools that offer surgical technologist programs.
The largest surgical technologist school in Wilson, by student population, is Wilson Community College. In 2010, Wilson Community College graduated approximately 11 students from its surgical technology program.
A total of 11 students graduated with credentials in surgical technology from surgical technologist schools in Wilson in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $1,687 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for surgical technology related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in surgical technology, if you decide to work as a surgical technologist in Wilson, your job prospects are good. There were 3,050 surgical technologists working in North Carolina and 250 working in the greater Wilson area in 2010. Wilson's surgical technologist workforce is projected to increase by 33% 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 Wilson is $36,030 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for surgical technologists.
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