Mental Health Technician salary in the United States

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Based on 3,401 income tax records
Average salary by age
How much do Mental Health Technicians make?
The average total salary for a Mental Health Technician is $30,500 per year. This is based on data from 3,401 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Mental Health Technician and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Mental Health Technician salary can vary between $17,000 to $55,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Mental Health Technician salary by location

Mental Health Technician salary by company

Average salary per year*
Salary range**
State Of Illinois, Lee County, IL
17 income tax records
$34K – $71K
US Department Of Health & Human Services, Marion County, OR
18 income tax records
$28K – $72K
State Of Nevada, Clark County, NV
19 income tax records
$29K – $62K
Department Of Social Services, Pierce County, WA
18 income tax records
$26K – $55K
Friends Behavioral Health System, Philadelphia County, PA
16 income tax records
$18K – $53K
BayCare Health System, Pinellas County, FL
11 income tax records
$27K – $68K
Sbh Colorado, El Paso County, CO
10 income tax records
$22K – $41K
United Health Services Hospitals, Broome County, NY
11 income tax records
$19K – $44K
University Medical Center, Jefferson County, KY
13 income tax records
$20K – $42K

Mental Health Technician demographics in United States

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84% are single
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16% are married
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34% have kids
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21% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Mental Health Technicians in United States

3,401 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a mental health technician in the United States is $30,500 per year. Mental health technician salaries in the United States can vary between $17,000 to $55,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 3,401 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as mental health technician.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for mental health technicians in the United States: State of Illinois ($58,000 a year), US Department of Health & Human Services ($50,000 a year), and State of Nevada ($45,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for mental health technicians in the United States: Eugene Metro Area, OR ($52,000 a year), Salem Metro Area, OR ($48,500 a year), and Chicago Metro Area, IL ($38,500 a year).
Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.