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 Jersey $36,810
New Hampshire $37,790
Nevada $36,640
Washington $31,930
Pennsylvania $35,450
Connecticut $33,930
Iowa $33,270
Nebraska $36,480
Idaho $34,860
Vermont $35,440
Hawaii $33,740
Ohio $35,120
Michigan $32,610
Massachusetts $31,400
Colorado $31,740
New Mexico $33,610
California $30,190
Kentucky $30,480
Maryland $30,520
Maine $29,330
Utah $28,570
Montana $28,740
North Carolina $27,810
Missouri $27,260
Illinois $27,218
Texas $27,640
Indiana $27,078
Alabama $26,810
Virginia $26,430
Kansas $25,947
Florida $24,730
Arkansas $24,150
Louisiana $21,850
Tennessee $20,750
West Virginia $20,630
Puerto Rico $19,040
Oklahoma $20,190
Mississippi $19,490

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 and clinical laboratory technicians but more than veterinary assistants.

Career Median Salary
Medical and clinical laboratory technician salary $31K
Phlebotomist salary $32K
Psychiatric technician salary $31K
Medical secretary 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)