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Psychiatric Technician Salary Information in Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois

The annual and hourly salary statistics of psychiatric technicians in Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of psychiatric technicians in Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division) is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Psychiatric Technicians in Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$26,950
25th Percentile Wage
$33,460
50th Percentile Wage
$42,870
75th Percentile Wage
$48,430
90th Percentile Wage
$52,020

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for psychiatric technicians in Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $52,020. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $42,870. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $26,950.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$12.96
25th Percentile Wage
$16.09
50th Percentile Wage
$20.61
75th Percentile Wage
$23.28
90th Percentile Wage
$25.01

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for psychiatric technicians in Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $25.01. The median hourly salary is $20.61. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $12.96.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of psychiatric technicians from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201642,870-5.97%7.53%
201545,4302.91%-
201444,1108.48%-
201340,3701.81%-
201239,640--

Table 3. Compare Psychiatric Technician Salary in Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division) with Other Illinois Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $42,870, Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division) is the second highest paying city for psychiatric technicians in state of Illinois, following the highest paying city Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area) (median annual salary of $43,250). Compared with Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), the median annual salary of psychiatric technicians in Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division) is .9 percent (.9%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area)
$43,250
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division)
$42,870
Springfield
$38,810
Northwest Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$37,500

See also: Top paying jobs in Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois.