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Alternate Job Titles: Psychiatric Technician

What is the average annual salary for Psychiatric Technician?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Psychiatric Technician may vary depending on a number of factors including industry, company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Psychiatric Technician in the United States.

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Psychiatric Technician in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Psychiatric Technician in the United States is $30,289 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Psychiatric Technician in the United States are expected to make less than $30,289.

Source: HR Reported data as of October 2015

Median $30,289
  • 10%$23,532
  • 25%$26,752
  • 75%$34,791
  • 90%$38,890

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Job Description for Psychiatric Technician

Provides care to patients with psychiatric problems. Assists and teaches patients basic living and working skills. May conduct group counseling sessions. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent with 0-2 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under immediate supervision. Primary job functions do not typically require exercising independent judgment. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. View Psychiatric Technician job description

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Categories:  Healthcare -- Technicians

Industries:  Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit, Healthcare

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