Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Behavioral Health Technician is $15.51
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Behavioral Health Technicians?
An early career Behavioral Health Technician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $15.00 based on 15 salaries. An experienced Behavioral Health Technician with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.50 based on 6 salaries.
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