December 6

STERILE PROCESSING TECHNICIAN I
High School Diploma/GED
Professional Certification issued by IAHCSMM (Mandatory in NY, NJ and CT)
Few months to 1 year of experience as a sterile processing technician
Average starting salary: $17+/h. (In NY, NJ, CA-from $20-$25/h)


STERILE PROCESSING TECHNICIAN II
1-2 Years of experience as Technician I
Renewed Professional Certification
Average starting salary-$19+/h.



STERILE PROCESSING TECHNICIAN III
2-3 Years of experience as a Technician I/II
Professional Certification
Average starting salary-$22+/h.


SUPERVISOR

Some college credits or Associate’s degree preferred but not required
Professional Certification
3+ years of experience
Average starting salary-$35+/h (Up to $75,000/year)


MANAGER

Degree in business administration or healthcare related field
Professional Certification
5+ years of experience
Average starting salary-$40/h (up to $100,000/year)



CHIEF OF DEPARTMENT

Degree in business administration or healthcare related field
Professional Certification
6+ years of experience
Salary in hospitals -$120K -$220K/year