Psychiatrist salary in United States
How much does a Psychiatrist make in the United States?
Average base salary
The average salary for a psychiatrist is $267,966 per year in the United States. 6.1k salaries reported, updated at September 23, 2023
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Best-paid skills and qualifications for Psychiatrists
Utilization Review(earn +42.78% more)
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 $267,966 per year.
|Year||Number of job openings on Indeed requiring this skill||Change from previous year|
|2012||9||increase by 9|
|2013||16||increase by 77.78%|
|2014||27||increase by 68.75%|
|2015||19||decrease by 29.63%|
|2016||12||decrease by 36.84%|
|2017||13||increase by 8.33%|
|2018||235||increase by 1707.69%|
|2019||467||increase by 98.72%|
Most common benefits for Psychiatrists
- 401(k) matching
- Commuter assistance
- Continuing education credits
- Dental insurance
- Disability insurance
- Employee assistance program
- Employee stock purchase plan
- Flexible schedule
- Flexible spending account
- Health insurance
- Health savings account
- Life insurance
- Loan assistance
- Loan forgiveness
- Loan repayment program
- Malpractice insurance
- Paid time off
- Parental leave
- Professional development assistance
- Referral program
- Relocation assistance
- Retirement plan
- Travel reimbursement
- Tuition reimbursement
- Visa sponsorship
- Vision insurance
- Work from home
Salary satisfactionBased on 56 ratings
52% of Psychiatrists in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.
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Common questions about salaries for a Psychiatrist
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