Earnings for Patient Care Technicians in Baltimore come in at around $14.89 per hour on average. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and more than half collect dental insurance. Work is enjoyable for Patient Care Technicians in Baltimore, Md., who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$23,734 - $45,680
$32K
MEDIAN: $32,040
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$11.75 - $18.66
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$19
MEDIAN: $14.89
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Salary
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$24,123 - $45,066  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 6
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$11.75 - $18.66  
   
Overtime
$21.51  
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$24,123 - $45,066  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 45

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About Baltimore, Maryland

Baltimore city, Maryland
621,849
Male:
294,027 (47.3%)
Female:
327,822 (52.7%)
Baltimore (/ˈbɔːltᵻˌmɔːr/, locally: [ˈbɔɫ.mɔɻ]) is the largest city in the U.S. state of Maryland, and the 29th-most populous city in the country. It was established by the Constitution of Maryland and is not part of any county; thus, it is the largest independent city in the United States. Baltimore has more public monuments per capita than any other city in the country and is home to some of the earliest National Register historic districts in the nation, including Fell's Point (1969), Federal Hill (1970) and Mount Vernon Place (1971). More than 65,000 properties, or roughly one in three buildings in the city, are listed on the National Register, more than any other city in the nation. Founded in 1729, Baltimore is the second largest seaport in the Mid-Atlantic. Baltimore's Inner Harbor was once the second leading port of entry for immigrants to the United States and a major manufacturing center. After...
Baltimore:
$44,165
Maryland:
$75,847
$981
Baltimore:
$155,600
Maryland:
$299,800
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Pay by Experience Level for Patient Care Technician

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Baltimore Patient Care Technicians with a lot of experience do not necessarily enjoy more money. Relatively untried employees who have less than five years' experience have a median salary of $28K. Those who have been around for five to 10 years can expect to take home more — $30K on average. People with 10 to 20 years of experience make an average of about $33K in this role. Veterans who have surpassed the 20-year mark may make only slightly more than those who are navigating the mid-career stage; the more senior group reports median earnings of around $35K.

Key Stats for Patient Care Technician

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
029
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
14%
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Experience Affects Patient Care Technician Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 13%

Experienced
up arrow 6%

National Average
$31,000



Skills That Affect Patient Care Technician Salaries

Dialysis
up arrow 7%

Wound Care
up arrow 6%

Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
up arrow 4%

Elder Care
up arrow 4%


Telemetry
up arrow 3%

Emergency Room (ER)
up arrow 1%

Medicine / Surgery
0%

National Average
$31,000

Acute Care
up arrow 8%

Long Term Care
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

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

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 57%
vision benefits
Vision: 43%
dental benefits
None: 18%
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