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The average sterile technician salary in Arkansas, United States is $32,405 or an hourly rate of $16. This is 12% lower (-$4,471) than the average sterile technician salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $489.
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An entry level sterile technician (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $23,327. On the other end, a senior level sterile technician (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $53,275.

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Job Description
Prepare, sterilize, install, or clean laboratory or healthcare equipment. May perform routine laboratory tasks and operate or inspect equipment.

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