Average Psychiatrist Salary in Atlanta, Georgia

$187,808
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$20,015
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The average salary for a Psychiatrist in Atlanta, Georgia is $187,808.
10%
$59k
10%
$188k
50%
$247k
90%
90%
MEDIAN $187,808
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Salary
$59k - $247k
Bonus
$0 - $20k
Total Pay
$61k - $359k

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Job Description for Psychiatrist

Psychiatrist Tasks
  • Manage caseload and documentation
  • Diagnose, treat and help prevent disorders of the mind
  • Review, evaluate and collaborate with other professionals to discuss treatment plans, progress and outcomes
  • Prescribe, direct and administer psychotherapeutic treatments or medications

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Psychiatrist. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Psychiatrist
Medical Director, Psychiatry
Physician, Child Psychiatrist
Medical Director, Medicine
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Psychiatrist

Pay by Experience Level for Psychiatrist

An early career Psychiatrist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $188,214 based on 8 salaries. A mid-career Psychiatrist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $170,000 based on 6 salaries. An experienced Psychiatrist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $225,000 based on 6 salaries.
Employees with Psychiatrist in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 7.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (6.8% more) and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (4.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in New York, New York (2.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 20 survey responses.
Early Career
40.0%
Mid Career
30.0%
Experienced
30.0%