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Physician Psychiatrist

Physician Psychiatrist Salary

  Annual Salary Monthly Pay Weekly Pay Hourly Wage
Top Earners $372,500 $31,041 $7,163 $179
75th Percentile $345,500 $28,791 $6,644 $166
Average $255,909 $21,325 $4,921 $123
25th Percentile $200,000 $16,666 $3,846 $96
$35,000 - $66,999
1% of jobs
$67,000 - $98,999
4% of jobs
$99,000 - $130,999
8% of jobs
$131,000 - $162,999
3% of jobs
$163,000 - $194,999
3% of jobs
$200,000 is the 25th percentile. Salaries below this are outliers.
$195,000 - $226,999
19% of jobs
The average salary is $255,909 a year
$227,000 - $258,999
14% of jobs
$259,000 - $290,999
6% of jobs
$291,000 - $322,999
9% of jobs
$345,500 is the 75th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$323,000 - $354,999
13% of jobs
$372,500 is the 90th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$355,000 - $387,000
15% of jobs

National Average

$35,000 $255,909/year $123/hour $387,000
Physician Psychiatrist Salary Comparison by Location
Nationwide
United States
$255,909
$21,325
$4,921
$123
Ashburn, VA
Virginia
$259,420
$21,618
$4,989
$125

As of Nov 22, 2020, the average annual pay for a Physician Psychiatrist in the United States is $255,909 a year.

Just in case you need a simple salary calculator, that works out to be approximately $123.03 an hour. This is the equivalent of $4,921/week or $21,326/month.

While ZipRecruiter is seeing annual salaries as high as $387,000 and as low as $35,000, the majority of Physician Psychiatrist salaries currently range between $200,000 (25th percentile) to $345,500 (75th percentile) with top earners (90th percentile) making $372,500 annually across the United States. The average pay range for a Physician Psychiatrist varies greatly (by as much as $145,500), which suggests there may be many opportunities for advancement and increased pay based on skill level, location and years of experience.

Based on recent job postings on ZipRecruiter, the Physician Psychiatrist job market in both Ashburn, VA and the surrounding area is very active. A Physician Psychiatrist in your area makes on average $259,420 per year, or $3,511 (1%) more than the national average annual salary of $255,909. Virginia ranks number 24 out of 50 states nationwide for Physician Psychiatrist salaries.

To estimate the most accurate annual salary range for Physician Psychiatrist jobs, ZipRecruiter continuously scans its database of millions of active jobs published locally throughout America.

Find your next high paying job as a Physician Psychiatrist on ZipRecruiter today.

Top 10 Highest Paying Cities for Physician Psychiatrist Jobs

We’ve identified 10 cities where the typical salary for a Physician Psychiatrist job is above the national average. Topping the list is Sunnyvale, CA, with Santa Cruz, CA and Santa Rosa, CA close behind in the second and third positions. Santa Rosa, CA beats the national average by $39,952 (14.5%), and Sunnyvale, CA furthers that trend with another $49,599 (17.7%) above the $255,909 average.

Importantly, Sunnyvale, CA has a moderately active Physician Psychiatrist job market with only a few companies currently hiring for this type of role.

With these 10 cities having average salaries higher than the national average, the opportunities for economic advancement by changing locations as a Physician Psychiatrist appears to be exceedingly fruitful.

Finally, another factor to consider is the average salary for these top ten cities varies very little at 7% between Sunnyvale, CA and Dickinson, ND, reinforcing the limited potential for much wage advancement. The possibility of a lower cost of living may be the best factor to use when considering location and salary for a Physician Psychiatrist role.

CityAnnual SalaryMonthly PayWeekly PayHourly Wage
Sunnyvale, CA$305,509$25,459$5,875$146.88
Santa Cruz, CA$302,684$25,224$5,821$145.52
Santa Rosa, CA$295,862$24,655$5,690$142.24
Williston, ND$289,899$24,158$5,575$139.37
Manhattan, NY$289,139$24,095$5,560$139.01
Barnstable Town, MA$286,896$23,908$5,517$137.93
Cambridge, MA$286,370$23,864$5,507$137.68
San Mateo, CA$284,176$23,681$5,465$136.62
Arlington, VA$283,951$23,663$5,461$136.51
Dickinson, ND$282,212$23,518$5,427$135.68
About Our Data
ZipRecruiter salary estimates, histograms, trends and comparisons are derived from both employer job postings and third party data sources.
Data used to develop this report includes ADP data. ADP is an exclusive provider of employee payroll data for ZipRecruiter.