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Sterile Products Processor Salary

$41,802 (USD)

Average Salary

$20/hr

Average Hourly

$623

Average Bonus

Last updated: December 06, 2019

The average pay for a Sterile Products Processor is $41,802 a year and $20 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Sterile Products Processor is between $31,342 and $50,479. On average, an Associate Degree is the highest level of education for a Sterile Products Processor. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Description:
  • Processes liquid and powder ingredients into sterile medications using water still, mixer, clarifier, and filtering unit.
  • Turns valves to admit deionized water and steam to still and circulate water through condenser for distillation.
  • Pours metered or measured amount of distilled water into container, weighs out or dumps preweighed ingredients into water and lowers mixing head into solution to dissolve and mix ingredients.
  • Turns dial on pH meter to standard acidity reading, immerses electrodes in beaker of buffer solution, and adds acid or alkali, as specified, to achieve prescribed acidity.
  • Pours mixture into clarifier unit to remove insoluble material.
  • Immerses bacteriological filtering candle in clarified solution, connects tubing between candle and collecting vessel, and starts vacuum pump to draw solution through candle pores to remove bacteria and spores and produce sterile product.
  • May set up ampoule- or vial-filling machine.
  • May operate equipment to produce sterile, deionized water used in sterile medications.
  • May sterilize equipment, using autoclave and disinfectant solution.
Sterile Products Processor Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Job family population: 49,770

Estimated population of Sterile Products Processor jobs: 83

Rate of error: 2.6%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$48,461
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or simply America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), it is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe. Most of the country is located in central North America between Canada and Mexico. With an estimated population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the...

Sterile Products Processor Job Listings for United States

Supervisory Medical Supply Technician (Sterile Processing) - Assistant Chief
Dec 4
San Francisco, United States
Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
The Supervisory Medical Supply Technician (Sterile Processing) - Assistant Chief is assigned to the ... Ability to evaluate new products and equipment, develop options, and make recommendations
Sterile Processing Supervisor
Nov 8
Creve Coeur, United States
BJC HealthCare
We ensure the integrity and sterility of our products and services for our customers. We control all parts of the sterilization process: decontamination, prep & pack, documentation of sterilization ...
Sterile Processing Technician II PRN
Nov 13
Denver, CO, USA
HCA Healthcare
... not limited to: productivity goals, tray audits, zero dirty instruments, vendor policies and ... Current IAHCSMM or CBSPD Sterile Processing certification. B. Education: Not required but an ...
Central Processing Tech II $2,000 Sign on Incentive
Nov 21
Renton, Washington, USA
Valley Medical Center
Prepares all products correctly for sterilization. Performs correct sterilization method for all products during each cycle. Provides correct control testing during each designated event. Process all ...
Process Engineer
Nov 18
us
Delta Project Management, Inc.
... product filling processes, process simulations (media fills), filtration, mixing, sterilization, lyophilization, and completion of validation risk assessments and evaluations. * Demonstrated ...

The average pay for a Sterile Products Processor is $41,802 a year and $20 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Sterile Products Processor is between $31,342 and $50,479. On average, an Associate Degree is the highest level of education for a Sterile Products Processor. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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