Psychiatric Tech Salary

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The average yearly salary for Psychiatric Tech is $29,750. If you are just beginning to work a new job as a Psychiatric Tech, you could expect a starting pay rate of $24,500 annually. As is true for most jobs and careers, you can expect your hourly pay rate or salary to increase as you gain experience and the longer you are employed with the same employer. You could potentially make an average income of around $35,000 after several years on the job with increased wages. When pursuing your career of choice, you should compare salaries of similar professions and factor in variables such as health benefits and potential for raises and promotions over time.


Yearly Psychiatric Tech Pay Statistics

Average Yearly Psychiatric Tech Salary

$23,800 - $35,700

Starting Yearly Psychiatric Tech Salary

$19,600 - $29,400

Top Yearly Psychiatric Tech Salary

$28,000 - $42,000

Monthly Psychiatric Tech Pay Statistics

Average Monthly Psychiatric Tech Salary

$1,983 - $2,975

Starting Monthly Psychiatric Tech Salary

$1,633 - $2,450

Top Monthly Psychiatric Tech Salary

$2,333 - $3,500

Hourly Psychiatric Tech Pay Statistics

Average Hourly Psychiatric Tech Salary

$11 - $16

Starting Hourly Psychiatric Tech Salary

$9 - $13

Top Hourly Psychiatric Tech Salary

$13 - $19


Psychiatric Tech Gender and Age Stats


Some professions tend to be geared toward various age groups of workers and certain genders more than others. The average Psychiatric Tech age in the United States is 38 years old. As it pertains to men vs women, 49% of Psychiatric Tech are male in the United States, and 51% of the Psychiatric Tech are female in the United States.

National Salary Data for Psychiatric Tech


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