Average Psychiatrist Salary in Australia

AU$124,108
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AU$9,826
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The average salary for a Psychiatrist in Australia is AU$124,108.
10%
AU$77k
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AU$124k
90%
AU$279k
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AU$77k - AU$279k
Bonus
AU$21 - AU$48k
Total Pay
AU$77k - AU$405k

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Popular Skills for Psychiatrist

Skills in Diagnosis and Treatment Planning are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Clinical Psychology, Patient Counseling and Psychiatric.

Pay by Experience Level for Psychiatrist

An entry-level Psychiatrist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$90,512 based on 8 salaries. An early career Psychiatrist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$104,110 based on 42 salaries. A mid-career Psychiatrist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$133,146 based on 28 salaries. An experienced Psychiatrist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$156,265 based on 31 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$120,000.
Employees with Psychiatrist in their job title in Adelaide, South Australia earn an average of 58.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Sydney, New South Wales (19.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Perth, Western Australia (17.5% less), Melbourne, Victoria (5.0% less) and Brisbane, Queensland (3.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 129 survey responses.
Entry Level
6.2%
Early Career
32.6%
Mid Career
21.7%
Experienced
24.0%
Late Career
15.5%

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