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Psychiatric Technician Salary Information in Springfield, Illinois

The annual and hourly salary statistics of psychiatric technicians in Springfield, Illinois are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of psychiatric technicians in Springfield 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 Springfield, Illinois

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$26,480
25th Percentile Wage
$30,480
50th Percentile Wage
$38,810
75th Percentile Wage
$45,150
90th Percentile Wage
$48,850

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for psychiatric technicians in Springfield, Illinois in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $48,850. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $38,810. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $26,480.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$12.73
25th Percentile Wage
$14.65
50th Percentile Wage
$18.66
75th Percentile Wage
$21.71
90th Percentile Wage
$23.49

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for psychiatric technicians in Springfield, Illinois. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $23.49. The median hourly salary is $18.66. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $12.73.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of psychiatric technicians from 2012 to 2016. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth4-Year Growth
201638,810-11.72%27.75%
201543,3606.09%-
201340,72031.14%-
201228,040--

Table 3. Compare Psychiatric Technician Salary in Springfield with Other Illinois Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $38,810 in Springfield is in the middle of salary range for psychiatric technicians in state of Illinois. In comparison, the annual salary of psychiatric technicians in Springfield is 10.3 percent (10.3%) lower than that in the highest paying Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area) and 3.4 percent (3.4%) higher than that in the lowest paying Northwest Illinois nonmetropolitan area.

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 Springfield, Illinois.