Psychiatric Technicians (29-2053)
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 and Job Openings
|Employment||Average Annual Openings|
|2018 Estimate||2028 Projection||Percent Change||Labor Force Exits||Occupation Transfers||Total|
Job Outlook for Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is low with low employment opportunities.
|Mean Wage||Wage by Percentile|
|Fairbanks North Star Borough||18.53||14.21||17.73||17.73||18.37||23.28|
|Balance of State||19.96||17.97||17.97||18.01||22.82||22.82|
* indicates the estimate is not available, or the hourly wage is greater than $100, or the annual wage is greater than $208,000.