The average salary for a Mid-Career Psychiatrist in Houston, Texas is $195,407.
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Job Description for Psychiatrist
A psychiatrist meets with patients and determines if a mental disorder is present. An evaluation of the patient’s symptoms, behavior, and past medical history will be carried out. Tests may also be performed to determine any issues that are present. The psychiatrist will also help the patient to manage, ease, or heal a disorder, which may be done by administering treatments or medications. Throughout treatment, the care that is administered should be evaluated to determine if the treatment is …Read more
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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 $153,613 based on 12 salaries. An early career Psychiatrist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $192,613 based on 13 salaries. An experienced Psychiatrist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $203,473 based on 5 salaries.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Psychiatrist in their job title in Denver, Colorado earn an average of 11.2% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (13.0% less), Dallas, Texas (10.9% less) and New York, New York (6.7% less).
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