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Mental health technician salary in Lubbock, TX

How much does a Mental Health Technician make in Lubbock, TX?

Average base salary

above national average
Average $71,480
Low $29,960
High $170,539
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a mental health technician is $71,480 per year in Lubbock, TX. 6 salaries reported, updated at May 26, 2023

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Top companies for Mental Health Technicians in Lubbock, TX

  1. The Harris Center for Mental Health and IDD
    387 reviews12 salaries reported
    $210,657per year
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Highest paying cities for Mental Health Technicians near Lubbock, TX

  1. Dallas, TX
    $84,356 per year
    47 salaries reported
  2. San Antonio, TX
    $76,297 per year
    69 salaries reported
  3. Arlington, TX
    $74,686 per year
    16 salaries reported
  1. Houston, TX
    $66,351 per year
    91 salaries reported
  2. Fort Worth, TX
    $65,567 per year
    30 salaries reported
  3. College Station, TX
    $63,083 per year
    5 salaries reported
  1. Austin, TX
    $55,334 per year
    60 salaries reported
  2. Waco, TX
    $51,690 per year
    10 salaries reported
  3. Conroe, TX
    $44,127 per year
    26 salaries reported
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Where can a Mental Health Technician earn more?

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Most common benefits for Mental Health Technicians

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • 403(b)
  • AD&D insurance
  • Continuing education credits
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Loan forgiveness
  • Loan repayment program
  • Mileage reimbursement
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid sick time
  • Paid time off
  • Paid training
  • Parental leave
  • Pet insurance
  • Professional development assistance
  • Referral program
  • Relocation assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
  • Work from home
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 809 ratings

39% of Mental Health Technicians in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in Lubbock, TX?

Mental Health Therapist

24 job openings

Average $50,644 per year

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

23 job openings

Average $41.14 per hour

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Common questions about salaries for a Mental Health Technician

How can I know if I am being paid fairly as a mental health technician?

If you’re unsure about what salary is appropriate for a mental health technician, visit Indeed's Salary Calculator to get a free, personalized pay range based on your location, industry and experience.

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How can mental health technicians increase their salary?

There are a few ways you can increase your salary as a mental technician. One is simply through tenure and obtaining more experience. Another option is to obtain a certification from the American Association of Psychiatric Technicians. It offers four levels of certification for mental health technicians and the certifications demonstrate a high level of competency within the mental health field. The other option is to pursue further education and coursework that qualifies you for other, more advanced opportunities.

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