Mental Health Technician Salary

How much does a Mental Health Technician make in the United States?
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$38,805 (USD)/yr

Average Base Salary

$19 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$481 (USD)/yr

Average Bonus
The average mental health technician salary in United States is $38,805 or an equivalent hourly rate of $19. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $481. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Salary by Experience

$29,213 (USD)

Entry Level Salary

$46,741 (USD)

Senior Level Salary

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Estimated salary in 2023:
$44,986 (USD)
5 Year Change:
16 %
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