Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does a Psychiatric Technician make?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

Experience

Industry

$42,736 / yrTotal Pay
$40,556 / yrBase Pay
$2,180 / yrAdditional Pay

$42,736

 / yr
$27K$67K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Psychiatric Technician is $42,736 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $40,556 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $2,180 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Related Job Titles

For Psychiatric Technician

Some related job titles are Mental Health Tech Salaries with median pay of $41,874, Psychology Associate Salaries with median pay of $70,501, Behavioral Health Technician Salaries with median pay of $39,767, Case Worker Salaries with median pay of $46,872.

Top Paying Companies

For a Psychiatric Technician in United States

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for a Psychiatric Technician in United States. Employers include State of California, California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation and California Department of State Hospitals.

1
State of California
State of California
$58,098/yr
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Pine Rest Christian Mental Health Services
3.5
Psychiatric TechnicianSee 64 salaries from all locations

$20

 / hr

$21

 / hr

$21

 / hr

$19

 / hr

$19

 / hr

$52,882

 / yr

$3,934

 / mo

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$19

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$40,168

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$58,098

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Location

Total Pay

Base Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date of Time

Mental Health Technician

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$27,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Behavioral Technician

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$22

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Mental Health Technician

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$22,222

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Behavioral Health Technician

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$13

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Mental Health Technician

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$16

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Behavioral Health Technician

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$14

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Registered Behavioral Technician

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$19

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Behavioral Health Technician

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$20

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Certified Occupational Health Technician

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$27

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday

Psychiatric Technician pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Psychiatric Technician is $40,556 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Psychiatric Technician salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1144 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Psychiatric Technician employees.

The highest salary for a Psychiatric Technician in United States is $63,312 per year.

The lowest salary for a Psychiatric Technician in United States is $25,979 per year.

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