Psychiatric Aide Salary

A Psychiatric Aide earns an average wage of $13.99 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. A skill in Psychiatric is associated with high pay for this job.

$19,731 - $24,417
$21K
MEDIAN: $20,949
50%

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$8.85 - $20.20
$8
$14
$20
MEDIAN: $13.99
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$15K$30K$45K
Salary
$20,949  
   
Total Pay (?
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$17,929 - $42,535  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 6
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$8.85 - $20.20  
   
Overtime
$19.13  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
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$17,929 - $42,535  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 19

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Job Description for Psychiatric Aide

  • Accompany and supervise residents on educational and recreational group outings.
  • Restrain or aid patients as necessary to prevent injury.
  • Assist psychiatric patients with daily therapeutic and hygiene needs under direction of nursing and medical staff.
  • Maintain records of patient's condition and activity and report observations to professional staff.

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Key Stats for Psychiatric Aide

Gender

Female
77 %
Male
23 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
12%
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Experience Affects Psychiatric Aide Salaries

Experienced
▲32%

National Average
$24,000

Entry-Level
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
77 %
Male
23 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 47%
no benefits
None: 13%