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Medical Psychiatric Technician Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$41,450 (USD)

Average Salary

$20/hr

Average Hourly

$514

Average Bonus

Last updated: May 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Medical Psychiatric Technician is $41,450 a year and $20 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Medical Psychiatric Technician is between $31,204 and $49,927. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Medical Psychiatric Technician. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Gives nursing care to mentally ill, emotionally disturbed, or mentally retarded patients in psychiatric hospital or mental health clinic and participates in rehabilitation and treatment programs.
  • Helps patients with their personal hygiene, such as bathing and keeping beds, clothing, and living areas clean.
Medical Psychiatric Technician Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Psychiatric Technicians

Job family population: 66,930

Estimated population of Medical Psychiatric Technician jobs: 62,192

Rate of error: 1.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$48,052
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

Skills data not available for this job

About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,705,994 (2018), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Medical Psychiatric Technician Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Paralegal (Foreclosure)
May 13
Chicago, IL, USA
QPWB
... psychiatric hospitals, home health agencies, laboratories, physicians, dentists, medical directors, administrators, nurses, medical technicians, radiologists, other healthcare providers; and ...
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