Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Behavioral Health Technician is $15.27
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Behavioral Health Technicians?
An entry-level Behavioral Health Technician with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $14.85 based on 141 salaries. An early career Behavioral Health Technician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.03 based on …Read more
What Do Behavioral Health Technicians Do?
Behavioral health technicians generally assist a licensed therapist or nurse. They help individuals who need help with behavioral development and modification of actions. The technician may be required to help design behavioral health programs and treatments that are catered to clients’ needs, as well as provide positive feedback and attempt to correct any negative behavior. The behavioral health technician may work with people who have brain injury or deterioration, depending on the …Read more