Average Early-Career Psychiatrist Salary in Houston, Texas

$192,613
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The average salary for an Early-Career Psychiatrist in Houston, Texas is $192,613.
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$99k
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$193k
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$252k
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MEDIAN $192,613
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$99k - $252k
Total Pay
$84k - $278k

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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%)

Psychiatrist Job Listings

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. A mid-career Psychiatrist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $195,407 based on 8 salaries. An experienced Psychiatrist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $203,473 based on 5 salaries.
Employees with Psychiatrist in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 4.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Boston, Massachusetts (2.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in San Francisco, California (25.5% less), New York, New York (14.2% less) and Miami, Florida (9.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 25 survey responses.
Entry Level
48.0%
Mid Career
32.0%
Experienced
20.0%