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$28,062

Average Base Salary

$13/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$317

Average Bonus
The average behavioral health technician salary in Arkansas, United States is $28,062 or an equivalent hourly rate of $13. This is 14% lower (-$4,729) than the average behavioral health technician salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $317. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Arkansas, United States.
Salary by Experience

$21,594

Entry Level Salary

$41,586

Senior Level Salary
An entry level behavioral health technician (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $21,594. On the other end, a senior level behavioral health technician (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $41,586.

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Job Description
Care for individuals with mental or emotional conditions or disabilities, following the instructions of physicians or other health practitioners. Monitor patients' physical and emotional well-being and report to medical staff. May participate in rehabilitation and treatment programs, help with personal hygiene, and administer oral or injectable medications.
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