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Psychiatric Technicians

Care for individuals with mental or emotional conditions or disabilities, following the instructions of physicians or other health practitioners. Monitor patients' physical and emotional well-being and report to medical staff. May participate in rehabilitation and treatment programs, help with personal hygiene, and administer oral or injectable medications. 

Employment Outlook
Growth Rate Click for more information on Growth rate 2.7%
Openings Per Year Click for more information on Employment outlook 176
Wages
Median Hourly Click for more information on Entry Level Wage $19.56 per hour
Average Click for more information on Average Wage $40,690 per year
Education Needed Click for more information on Education needed Most occupations in this zone require training in vocational schools, related on-the-job experience, or an associate's degree. 
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