How much does a Behavior Technician make?

Updated Jul 23, 2021

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Employer Size

Experience

$37,808 /yr
Average Base Pay

3,346 salaries

$29K

Low

$38K

Average

$49K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Behavior Technician is $37,808 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Behavior Technician salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 3346 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Behavior Technician employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Behavior Therapist$41,700 /yr
L3
Senior Behavior Therapist$45,606 /yr
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Centria Healthcare
3.2

Centria Healthcare

Behavior Technician - Hourly

$19

 /hr
Range: $12 - $24
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$12

$24

$12 - $24 Range

Sprout Therapy
4.4

Sprout Therapy

Behavior Technician - Hourly

$21

 /hr
Range: $21 - $25

$21

$25

$21 - $25 Range

Autism Learning Partners
3.3

Autism Learning Partners

Behavior Technician - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $13 - $24

$13

$24

$13 - $24 Range

Center for Autism and Related Disorders
3.2

Center for Autism and Related Disorders

Behavior Technician - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $12 - $22

$12

$22

$12 - $22 Range

InBloom Autism Services
3.9

InBloom Autism Services

Behavior Technician - Hourly

$21

 /hr
Range: $17 - $29

$17

$29

$17 - $29 Range

Centria Healthcare
3.2

Centria Healthcare

Behavior Technician - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $13 - $27

$13

$27

$13 - $27 Range

Caravel Autism Health
4

Caravel Autism Health

Behavior Technician - Hourly

$14

 /hr
Range: $11 - $22

$11

$22

$11 - $22 Range

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Autism Spectrum Therapies
3.7

Autism Spectrum Therapies

Behavior Technician - Hourly

$19

 /hr
Range: $16 - $22

$16

$22

$16 - $22 Range

Kadiant
3.6

Kadiant

Behavior Technician - Hourly

$20

 /hr
Range: $16 - $23

$16

$23

$16 - $23 Range

Behavior Frontiers
4.1

Behavior Frontiers

Behavior Technician - Hourly

$21

 /hr
Range: $16 - $23

$16

$23

$16 - $23 Range

Center for Autism and Related Disorders
3.2

Center for Autism and Related Disorders

Behavior Technician - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $13 - $23

$13

$23

$13 - $23 Range

Autism Spectrum Therapies
3.7

Autism Spectrum Therapies

Behavior Technician - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $16 - $21

$16

$21

$16 - $21 Range

Behavior Frontiers
4.1

Behavior Frontiers

Behavior Technician - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $16 - $22

$16

$22

$16 - $22 Range

Gateway Pediatric Therapy
2.5

Gateway Pediatric Therapy

Behavior Technician - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $16 - $19

$16

$19

$16 - $19 Range

Bierman ABA
3.6

Bierman ABA

Behavior Technician - Hourly

$19

 /hr
Range: $16 - $20

$16

$20

$16 - $20 Range

Autism Home Support Services
3.8

Autism Home Support Services

Behavior Technician

$49,088

 /yr
Range: $42K - $51K

$42K

$51K

$41,672 - $51,177 Range

Trumpet Behavioral Health
3.6

Trumpet Behavioral Health

Behavior Technician - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $16 - $21

$16

$21

$16 - $21 Range

Learning ARTS
3.1

Learning ARTS

Behavior Technician - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $17 - $26

$17

$26

$17 - $26 Range

Autism Learning Partners
3.3

Autism Learning Partners

Behavior Technician - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $14 - $22

$14

$22

$14 - $22 Range

Maxim Healthcare Group
3.5

Maxim Healthcare Group

Behavior Technician - Hourly

$20

 /hr
Range: $16 - $26

$16

$26

$16 - $26 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Behavior Technician salaries

The national average salary for a Behavior Technician is $37,808 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Behavior Technician salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 3346 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Behavior Technician employees.

The highest salary for a Behavior Technician in United States is $49,431 per year.

The lowest salary for a Behavior Technician in United States is $28,918 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming a Behavior Technician or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of a Behavior Technician.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent behavior technician salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$70,000
per year
A Board Certified Behavior Analyst in the Las Vegas, NV Area area reported making $70,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Las Vegas, NV Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$20
hourly
A Behavior Therapist in the Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area reported making $20 per hour
Job Highlights
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area
Part-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$17
hourly
A Behavior Interventionist in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $17 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Part-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$18
hourly
A RBT in the Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area reported making $18 per hour
Job Highlights
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$19
hourly
A RBT in the Tampa, FL Area area reported making $19 per hour
Additional Pay
$400 cash bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Tampa, FL Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$30,000
per year
A RBT in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $30,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
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