Psychiatric technicians are most often employed by the Outpatient care centers industry. The average yearly wage for Psychiatric technicians was $33,638 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Psychiatric technicians by wage are Word processors & typists, Healthcare support workers, all other, including medical equipment preparers, and Food & tobacco roasting, baking, & drying machine operators & tenders.
The top 3 locations that employ the most Psychiatric technicians are Fargo City PUMA, ND, Tulare & Porterville Cities PUMA, CA, and Lake Oswego, West Linn, Wilsonville & Canby Cities PUMA, OR. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Psychiatric technicians are Tulare & Porterville Cities PUMA, CA, Lake Oswego, West Linn, Wilsonville & Canby Cities PUMA, OR, and Tacoma City (South), Parkland & Spanaway PUMA, WA.