A Patient Care Technician in Detroit, Michigan earns an average wage of $13.67 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

$10.78 - $16.42
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$11
$14
$16
MEDIAN: $13.00
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Hourly Rate
$10.78 - $16.42  
   
Overtime
$16.50  
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$0$12K$24K$36K
Total Pay (?
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$21,832 - $34,715  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 37

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About Detroit, Michigan

Wayne County, Michigan
677,124
Male:
319,265 (47.2%)
Female:
357,859 (52.8%)
Detroit (/dᵻˈtrɔɪt/) is the most populous city in the U.S. state of Michigan, the fourth-largest city in the Midwest and the largest city on the United States–Canada border. It is the seat of Wayne County, the most populous county in the state. The municipality of Detroit had a 2015 estimated population of 677,116, making it the 21st-most populous city in the United States. The metropolitan area, known as Metro Detroit, is home to 4.3 million people and lies at the heart of the Great Lakes Megalopolis area, with around 60 million people. Roughly one-half of Michigan's population lives in Metro Detroit alone. The Detroit–Windsor area, a commercial link straddling the Canada–U.S. border, has a total population of about 5.7 million. Detroit is a major port on the Detroit River, a strait that connects the Great Lakes system to the Saint Lawrence Seaway. The Detroit Metropolitan Airport is among the most important hubs...
Detroit:
$25,980
Michigan:
$51,084
$747
Detroit:
$42,600
Michigan:
$137,500
10.9%

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Experience Affects Patient Care Technician Salaries


National Average
$29,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 3%

Entry-Level
up arrow 7%

Skills That Affect Patient Care Technician Salaries

Medicine / Surgery
up arrow 6%

Telemetry
up arrow 5%

Acute Care
up arrow 2%

Elder Care
0%

National Average
$29,000

Phlebotomy
up arrow 8%

Wound Care
up arrow 10%

Home Health/Home Care
up arrow 12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 61%
dental benefits
Dental: 61%
medical benefits
Vision: 61%
dental benefits
None: 33%
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