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What Is the Average Psychiatrist Salary by State

State Annual Salary Monthly Pay Weekly Pay Hourly Wage
Hawaii $305,625 $25,469 $5,877 $146.93
Massachusetts $301,564 $25,130 $5,799 $144.98
Nevada $301,374 $25,115 $5,796 $144.89
Rhode Island $295,936 $24,661 $5,691 $142.28
Oregon $291,450 $24,288 $5,605 $140.12
Alaska $290,034 $24,169 $5,578 $139.44
North Dakota $287,192 $23,933 $5,523 $138.07
Washington $281,934 $23,495 $5,422 $135.55
New York $274,837 $22,903 $5,285 $132.13
South Dakota $273,311 $22,776 $5,256 $131.40
Maryland $269,347 $22,446 $5,180 $129.49
Virginia $264,280 $22,023 $5,082 $127.06
New Hampshire $258,475 $21,540 $4,971 $124.27
Delaware $258,446 $21,537 $4,970 $124.25
Nebraska $258,188 $21,516 $4,965 $124.13
California $256,327 $21,361 $4,929 $123.23
Colorado $255,550 $21,296 $4,914 $122.86
Idaho $253,971 $21,164 $4,884 $122.10
South Carolina $253,853 $21,154 $4,882 $122.04
Vermont $253,506 $21,126 $4,875 $121.88
Arkansas $251,642 $20,970 $4,839 $120.98
New Jersey $247,836 $20,653 $4,766 $119.15
Michigan $245,494 $20,458 $4,721 $118.03
Kentucky $245,208 $20,434 $4,716 $117.89
Connecticut $244,905 $20,409 $4,710 $117.74
Arizona $244,167 $20,347 $4,696 $117.39
Oklahoma $243,559 $20,297 $4,684 $117.10
Montana $243,367 $20,281 $4,680 $117.00
Maine $241,037 $20,086 $4,635 $115.88
Tennessee $241,009 $20,084 $4,635 $115.87
Wyoming $240,790 $20,066 $4,631 $115.76
Minnesota $239,245 $19,937 $4,601 $115.02
Illinois $237,907 $19,826 $4,575 $114.38
Indiana $234,913 $19,576 $4,518 $112.94
Missouri $234,124 $19,510 $4,502 $112.56
West Virginia $229,254 $19,104 $4,409 $110.22
Pennsylvania $226,999 $18,917 $4,365 $109.13
Wisconsin $226,562 $18,880 $4,357 $108.92
Ohio $225,162 $18,763 $4,330 $108.25
Texas $224,797 $18,733 $4,323 $108.08
Iowa $223,419 $18,618 $4,297 $107.41
Utah $221,617 $18,468 $4,262 $106.55
Kansas $216,710 $18,059 $4,168 $104.19
New Mexico $215,731 $17,978 $4,149 $103.72
Alabama $213,718 $17,810 $4,110 $102.75
North Carolina $213,506 $17,792 $4,106 $102.65
Mississippi $211,218 $17,601 $4,062 $101.55
Florida $208,059 $17,338 $4,001 $100.03
Georgia $193,532 $16,128 $3,722 $93.04
Louisiana $191,409 $15,951 $3,681 $92.02

Top 50 Highest Paying States for Psychiatrist Jobs in the U.S.

We’ve identified ten states where the typical salary for a Psychiatrist job is above the national average. Topping the list is Hawaii, with Massachusetts and Nevada close behind in second and third. Nevada beats the national average by 11.6%, and Hawaii furthers that trend with another $35,537 (13.2%) above the $270,087.

With these ten states paying on average above the national average, the opportunities for economic advancement by changing locations as a Psychiatrist appears to be exceedingly fruitful.

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