Behavior Technician

Behavior Technician Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$36,000
$29,000
Min 10%
$36,000
Median 50%
$45,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Bon Secours Health System
Highest Paying City
Urban Honolulu, HI
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
1.6 years
How much does a behavior technician make?
Behavior Technicians in America make an average salary of $36,693 per year or $17.64 per hour. The top 10 percent of earners make over $45,000 annually, whereas the bottom 10 percent of earners make under $29,000 per year. The most abundant employment opportunities for Behavior Technicians are in Professional companies and Health Care companies. The best states for high paying Behavior Technician jobs are Alaska, Hawaii, Rhode Island, Connecticut, and Massachusetts. The typical tenure for a Behavior Technician is 1.6 years.

Average Behavior Technician Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Behavior Technician in the United States is $36,693 per year or $17.64 per hour. The city with the highest Behavior Technician salary is Urban Honolulu, HI at $54,607 per year. The average starting salary in Urban Honolulu, HI for Behavior Technicians is $42,000. Alaska, Hawaii, Rhode Island, Connecticut, and Massachusetts are the states with the highest payscale for Behavior Technicians. The lowest earning states are Kansas, Georgia, Tennessee, North Carolina, and Indiana.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
1
Urban Honolulu, HI
Urban Honolulu, HI
$54,607
$54,607
2
2
Oakland, CA
Oakland, CA
$47,916
$47,916
3
3
Worcester, MA
Worcester, MA
$46,595
$46,595
4
4
Las Vegas, NV
Las Vegas, NV
$44,105
$44,105
5
5
Gulfport, MS
Gulfport, MS
$40,644
$40,644

Map of Behavior Technician Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Behavior Technicians earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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Average Behavior Technician Salary By Company

Behavior Technicians can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. Most Behavior Technician jobs are in Professional companies and Professional companies. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Behavior Technicians are Bon Secours Health System and SSM Health Care of Wisconsin. Companies like Children's Healthcare of Atlanta and California Center for the Arts also report very competitive wages for Behavior Technicians.

Behavior Technician Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

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Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
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$35,479
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$31,305
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03/03/2020
$42,392
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$41,740
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02/28/2020
$37,566
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$31,305
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02/24/2020
$28,175
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