How much does a Psychiatrist make in the United States?
Average base salary
The average salary for a psychiatrist is $221,105 per year in the United States.
Most common benefits
Best-paid skills and qualifications for psychiatrists
The jobs requiring this skill have increase by 98.72% since 2018. Psychiatrists with this skill earn +42.78% more than the average base salary, which is $221,105 per year.
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52% of Psychiatrists in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area
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