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What Is the Average Psychiatrist Salary by State

State Annual Salary Monthly Pay Weekly Pay Hourly Wage
Hawaii $300,821 $25,068 $5,785 $144.63
Massachusetts $300,764 $25,064 $5,784 $144.60
Rhode Island $290,406 $24,200 $5,585 $139.62
North Dakota $285,002 $23,750 $5,481 $137.02
Alaska $283,342 $23,612 $5,449 $136.22
Nevada $281,104 $23,425 $5,406 $135.15
Washington $278,761 $23,230 $5,361 $134.02
South Dakota $276,680 $23,057 $5,321 $133.02
Oregon $273,673 $22,806 $5,263 $131.57
New York $272,126 $22,677 $5,233 $130.83
Maryland $269,710 $22,476 $5,187 $129.67
Nebraska $264,632 $22,053 $5,089 $127.23
Kentucky $263,689 $21,974 $5,071 $126.77
New Hampshire $262,909 $21,909 $5,056 $126.40
Virginia $261,161 $21,763 $5,022 $125.56
Colorado $255,129 $21,261 $4,906 $122.66
South Carolina $254,999 $21,250 $4,904 $122.60
Delaware $252,308 $21,026 $4,852 $121.30
California $251,170 $20,931 $4,830 $120.75
Vermont $247,532 $20,628 $4,760 $119.01
Oklahoma $245,954 $20,496 $4,730 $118.25
Wyoming $243,775 $20,315 $4,688 $117.20
Connecticut $242,098 $20,175 $4,656 $116.39
Arkansas $240,499 $20,042 $4,625 $115.62
Illinois $239,199 $19,933 $4,600 $115.00
Michigan $239,185 $19,932 $4,600 $114.99
West Virginia $236,524 $19,710 $4,549 $113.71
Idaho $235,619 $19,635 $4,531 $113.28
Pennsylvania $235,381 $19,615 $4,527 $113.16
Maine $233,595 $19,466 $4,492 $112.31
New Jersey $233,341 $19,445 $4,487 $112.18
Missouri $233,021 $19,418 $4,481 $112.03
Montana $231,668 $19,306 $4,455 $111.38
Arizona $229,284 $19,107 $4,409 $110.23
Minnesota $228,563 $19,047 $4,395 $109.89
Tennessee $228,138 $19,012 $4,387 $109.68
Texas $227,850 $18,987 $4,382 $109.54
Indiana $227,815 $18,985 $4,381 $109.53
Wisconsin $226,680 $18,890 $4,359 $108.98
Ohio $226,489 $18,874 $4,356 $108.89
Utah $223,894 $18,658 $4,306 $107.64
Kansas $221,900 $18,492 $4,267 $106.68
Louisiana $221,663 $18,472 $4,263 $106.57
Georgia $221,187 $18,432 $4,254 $106.34
Iowa $218,692 $18,224 $4,206 $105.14
North Carolina $217,297 $18,108 $4,179 $104.47
Alabama $216,014 $18,001 $4,154 $103.85
New Mexico $215,323 $17,944 $4,141 $103.52
Florida $208,472 $17,373 $4,009 $100.23
Mississippi $207,861 $17,322 $3,997 $99.93

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

We’ve identified 11 states where the typical salary for a Psychiatrist job is above the national average. Topping the list is Hawaii, with Massachusetts and Rhode Island close behind in second and third. Rhode Island beats the national average by 9.0%, and Hawaii furthers that trend with another $34,347 (12.9%) above the $266,474.

Significantly, Hawaii has a very active Psychiatrist job market as there are several companies currently hiring for this type of role.

With these 11 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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How Much Do Psychiatrist Jobs Pay per Year?

$45,500 - $77,499
1% of jobs
$77,500 - $109,499
2% of jobs
$109,500 - $141,499
3% of jobs
$141,500 - $173,499
6% of jobs
$173,500 - $205,499
11% of jobs
$208,000 is the 25th percentile. Salaries below this are outliers.
$205,500 - $237,499
19% of jobs
The average salary is $266,474 a year
$237,500 - $269,499
18% of jobs
$269,500 - $301,499
10% of jobs
$301,500 - $333,499
10% of jobs
$335,000 is the 75th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$333,500 - $365,499
8% of jobs
$400,000 is the 90th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$365,500 - $400,000
7% of jobs

National Average

$45,500 $266,474/year $400,000
Nearby Psychiatrist Jobs
Within 25 miles of Ashburn, VA

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