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Psychiatric Aide Salary

The average rate for a Psychiatric Aide is $12.31 per hour.

$7.40 - $15.36
(Median)
$7
$12
$15
MEDIAN: $12.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$7$14$21
Hourly Rate
$7.40 - $15.36  
   
Overtime
$16.39 - $20.60  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$14K$28K$42K
Bonus
$0.00 - $0.00  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$15,582 - $36,882  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 12

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Job Description for Psychiatric Aide

  • 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.
  • Accompany and supervise residents on educational and recreational group outings.
  • Restrain or aid patients as necessary to prevent injury.

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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
38 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
29%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 60% dental benefits Dental: 53%
vision benefits Vision: 40% employee benefits None: 40%