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Highest Paying Cities for Psychiatric Technicians

The top 100 highest paying cities for psychiatric technicians (ranked by average annual salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid earners) and the number of employment of psychiatric technicians in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $75,990, San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California is the highest paying city for psychiatric technicians. It is followed by San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California (average annual salary $70,140). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2018 [1]. For more salary information of psychiatric technicians in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Psychiatric Technicians

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$75,990
90
2 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$70,140
90
3 Vallejo-Fairfield, California
$69,950
310
4 Stockton, California
$67,300
510
5 Salinas, California
$67,080
100
6 Balance of Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area, Michigan
$66,040
110
7 Upper Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area, Michigan
$65,050
50
8 Bakersfield-Delano, California
$64,300
90
9 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$64,300
140
10 Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, California
$63,490
250
11 San Rafael, USA
$62,790
70
12 Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey
$61,490
n/a
13 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$60,160
1,280
14 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$59,810
150
15 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$59,770
270
16 San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles, California
$59,450
860
17 Springfield, Massachusetts
$58,780
50
18 Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, USA
$58,700
40
19 Fresno, California
$58,480
830
20 Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, USA
$57,590
470
21 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$57,190
550
22 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, USA
$56,400
1,600
23 Visalia-Porterville, California
$56,170
710
24 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$55,920
450
25 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$55,790
1,130
26 Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania
$55,160
210
27 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$54,290
1,880
28 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$53,880
220
29 Santa Rosa-Petaluma, California
$53,690
450
30 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$52,840
80
31 Napa, California
$50,840
620
32 Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, New York
$50,520
n/a
33 Kankakee-Bradley, Illinois
$47,960
770
34 Worcester, Massachusetts
$46,240
360
35 Lake County-Kenosha County, Wisconsin
$46,230
470
36 New Haven, Connecticut
$44,920
110
37 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$44,580
1,390
38 New York-Jersey City-White Plains, USA
$44,500
1,190
39 Camden, New Jersey
$44,300
70
40 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$42,140
830
41 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$41,880
270
42 Southwestern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area, Wisconsin
$41,840
400
43 Pueblo, Colorado
$41,530
280
44 Grand Rapids-Wyoming, Michigan
$41,060
100
45 Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Maryland
$41,020
n/a
46 Northern Vermont nonmetropolitan area, Vermont
$39,280
170
47 South Illinois nonmetropolitan area, Illinois
$39,070
360
48 Springfield, Illinois
$38,990
170
49 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$38,980
490
50 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$38,500
120
51 Southeast Missouri nonmetropolitan area, Missouri
$38,490
220
52 West Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area, Illinois
$38,470
270
53 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$38,180
140
54 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$38,050
390
55 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$37,920
320
56 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$37,830
1,470
57 Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn, Michigan
$37,780
90
58 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$37,570
160
59 Northwest Illinois nonmetropolitan area, Illinois
$37,500
130
60 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$37,490
580
61 Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina
$37,360
50
62 Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska
$37,310
n/a
63 Wilmington, North Carolina
$37,180
40
64 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$37,090
70
65 Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area, Iowa
$37,090
70
66 Other North Carolina nonmetropolitan area, North Carolina
$36,730
70
67 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$36,710
850
68 Madison, Wisconsin
$36,670
450
69 Central Missouri nonmetropolitan area, Missouri
$36,640
190
70 Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton, North Carolina
$36,600
40
71 Mobile, Alabama
$36,490
n/a
72 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$36,180
850
73 Cincinnati-Middletown, Ohio
$36,090
370
74 Lansing-East Lansing, Michigan
$35,970
60
75 Tacoma, Washington
$35,920
350
76 South Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area, Wisconsin
$35,830
470
77 Toledo, Ohio
$35,680
90
78 Urban Honolulu, USA
$35,660
240
79 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$35,270
1,170
80 Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, Michigan
$35,240
180
81 Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area, Maine
$35,170
n/a
82 Buffalo-Niagara Falls, New York
$35,080
n/a
83 St Louis, Missouri
$35,010
850
84 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$34,840
50
85 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$34,730
820
86 Janesville, Wisconsin
$34,350
50
87 Huntsville, Alabama
$34,150
40
88 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$34,120
1,060
89 Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky
$33,970
50
90 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, Wisconsin
$33,550
220
91 Florence-Muscle Shoals, Alabama
$33,520
60
92 Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania
$33,510
n/a
93 Detroit-Warren-Livonia, Michigan
$33,350
440
94 Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona
$33,310
2,300
95 Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, USA
$33,050
350
96 Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas
$32,900
310
97 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$32,810
1,380
98 Silver Spring-Frederick-Rockville, USA
$32,610
230
99 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$32,480
530
100 Montgomery County-Bucks County-Chester County, USA
$32,440
440
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