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Behavioral Health Technician Jobs Near Me

Behavioral Health Technician Salaries

$30,120/year

in Ashburn, VA Learn more about salaries
$21,000 - $22,999
3% of jobs
$23,000 - $24,999
11% of jobs
$26,000 is the 25th percentile. Salaries below this are outliers.
$25,000 - $26,999
17% of jobs
$27,000 - $28,999
19% of jobs
The average salary is $30,120 a year
$29,000 - $30,999
17% of jobs
$32,000 is the 75th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$31,000 - $32,999
13% of jobs
$33,000 - $34,999
8% of jobs
$35,000 - $36,999
3% of jobs
$37,000 - $38,999
1% of jobs
$39,000 - $40,999
1% of jobs
$41,000 - $43,000
1% of jobs

$30,120 Average

$21,000 $43,000
A behavioral health technician, also known as a psychiatric technician, helps care for patients with behavioral disorders or problems, such as substance abuse, PTSD, mental instability, or physical and emotional abuse. They work in hospitals, mental health facilities, or shelters, helping doctors carry out treatment plans. Daily duties often include observing patients, checking vital signs, administering medication, and assessing mood changes to determine whether or not they are dangerous to the staff or the patient in question.