BEHAVIORAL TECHNICIAN SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$32,000
$21,000
Min 10%
$32,000
Median 50%
$48,000
Max 90%
Highest Paying City
Alameda, CA
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
1.7 years
How much does a behavioral technician make?
Behavioral Technicians in America make, on average, $32,254 a year or $15.51 per hour. The top 10 percent make over $48,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $21,000 per year. The most abundant employment opportunities for Behavioral Technicians are in Health Care companies and Hospitality companies. Alaska, Hawaii, California, Maine, and Washington are some of the states with the best Behavioral Technician salaries in the US. The typical tenure for a Behavioral Technician is 1.7 years.

Average Behavioral Technician Salary By Company

Behavioral Technicians report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Health Care companies and Hospitality companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Companies like SSM Health Care of Wisconsin Inc. or LifePoint Health will get you the highest pay packages. In addition, companies like Oconomowoc Residential Programs Inc. and Hospital for Special Care report highly competitive salaries for Behavioral Technicians.

Average Behavioral Technician Salary By Location

Behavioral Technicians in the US makes an average salary of $32,254 per year or $15.51 per hour. Alameda, CA reports the highest annual salary for Behavioral Technicians at 56,551. Not only that, Alameda, CA also has an average entry-level salary of $25,000. Alaska, Hawaii, California, Maine, and Washington are the highest paying states. Georgia, Tennessee, Alabama, Mississippi, and Arkansas are at the bottom for competitive pay.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Alameda, CA
$56,551
2
Seattle, WA
$48,397
3
New Britain, CT
$41,750
4
Plymouth, MN
$37,438
5
Surprise, AZ
$36,940

Average Behavioral Technician Salary By Industry

Wages for Behavioral Technicians can differ based on the industry they work in. By looking at our data, we can see that Health Care companies, Manufacturing companies, and Professional companies pay their Behavioral Technicians well. Health Care companies pay their Behavioral Technicians the highest wages, averaging $33,406 per year. Manufacturing companies and Professional companies pay well too, at $31,818 and $31,802, respectively. At $30,547, the average salary for Behavioral Technicians in the Pharmaceutical industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Health Care
$33,406
2
Manufacturing
$31,818
3
Professional
$31,802
4
Pharmaceutical
$30,547

RECENTLY ADDED Behavioral Technician SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Oconomowoc Residential Programs
Behavioral Technician
10/26/2019
$31,305
10/25/2019
$35,479
10/22/2019
$24,794
Behavioral Technician
10/15/2019
$27,653
09/28/2019
$30,303
Dysart Unified School District
Behavioral Technician
09/17/2019
$29,448
Behavioral Technician
09/15/2019
$27,653
Mid Michigan Health
Behavioral Technician
09/09/2019
$29,218
Behavioral Technician
08/29/2019
$27,653
West Contra Costa Unified School District
Behavioral Technician
08/24/2019
$38,797
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