The annual and hourly salary statistics of psychiatric aides in Hagerstown-Martinsburg, West Virginia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of psychiatric aides in Hagerstown-Martinsburg is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$18,670|
|25th Percentile Wage||$20,770|
|50th Percentile Wage||$24,280|
|75th Percentile Wage||$28,910|
|90th Percentile Wage||$32,260|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for psychiatric aides in Hagerstown-Martinsburg, West Virginia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $32,260. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $24,280. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $18,670.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of psychiatric aides from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||4-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $24,280, Hagerstown-Martinsburg is the second highest paying city for psychiatric aides in state of West Virginia, following the highest paying city Washington-Arlington-Alexandria (median annual salary of $27,020). Compared with Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, the median annual salary of psychiatric aides in Hagerstown-Martinsburg is 10.1 percent (10.1%) lower.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area|| |
|North Central West Virginia nonmetropolitan area|| |