Psychiatric aide earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Psychiatric aide salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Minnesota $45,930
New York $44,720
Alaska $41,120
Oregon $38,920
Rhode Island $38,150
New Hampshire $37,790
New Jersey $36,810
Nevada $36,640
Nebraska $36,480
Pennsylvania $35,450
Vermont $35,440
Ohio $35,120
Idaho $34,860
Connecticut $33,930
Hawaii $33,740
New Mexico $33,610
Iowa $33,270
Michigan $32,610
Washington $31,930
Colorado $31,740
Massachusetts $31,400
Wisconsin $31,030
Maryland $30,520
Kentucky $30,480
California $30,190
Maine $29,330
North Dakota $29,200
Montana $28,740
Utah $28,570
North Carolina $27,810
Texas $27,640
Missouri $27,260
Illinois $27,218
South Dakota $27,120
Indiana $27,078
Alabama $26,810
Virginia $26,430
Kansas $25,947
District of Columbia $24,960
Wyoming $24,750
Florida $24,730
Arkansas $24,150
South Carolina $22,410
Louisiana $21,850
Georgia $21,300
Tennessee $20,750
West Virginia $20,630
Oklahoma $20,190
Mississippi $19,490
Puerto Rico $19,040

How do psychiatric aide salaries compare to similar careers?

Psychiatric aides earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than medical laboratory technicians but more than veterinary assistants.

Career Median Salary
Medical laboratory technician salary $31K
Phlebotomist salary $32K
Psychiatric technician salary $31K
Medical administrative assistant salary $30K
Pharmacy technician salary $29K
Psychiatric aide salary $29K
Medical assistant salary $29K
Orderly salary $26K
Personal care aide salary $26K
Veterinary assistant salary $22K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)