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The Medicus Firm has 17 physician jobs in Psychiatry with salaries ranging from $210,000 to $290,000

Psychiatry Opportunity in VA
Ref# PSY 12149

Excellent Psychiatry Position Available in Lynchburg, VA!!!Inpatient or outpatient or mix of both!Adult, geriatric and child and adolescent physicians neededCompensation $300k+Flexible » Read More

Lynchburg, Virginia

General Psychiatry Physician
Ref# PSY 22893

Job Title: General Psychiatry PhysicianJob Location: West Texas Metro AreaJob Type: Employed, Full-Time/Permanent Job OverviewTexas Tech University, Health Sciences Center, Department o » Read More


Medical Director Opening - Capital City - Mid Atlantic Area (Board Eligible Accepted)
Ref# PSY 17851

Outpatient Adult Psychiatry Leadership Role Practice HighlightsStrong compensation package $$413,089Community Mental Health Focus No Call, No Weekends, No HolidaysJoin a Strong team wit » Read More

Charleston, West Virginia

Psychiatry | Suburban Chicago
Ref# PSY 22327

Adult Psychiatry – Suburban Chicago, IL100% Outpatient – First Year Compensation $305,000 plus -       100% Outpatient – Well respected team of 2 Psychiatrists with excellent PNP and Th » Read More

Chicago, Illinois

Outpatient Psychiatry - Central Coast California
Ref# PSY 22623

Outpatient Adult PsychiatryUp to $385,000 Year OneSanta Barbara County, CaliforniaPosition HighlightsOutpatient-only joining an established team of 20 adult/child psychiatrists and APPs » Read More

Santa Barbara, California

Midwest Major Metro - University Program - Beautiful Location
Ref# PSY 22509

Clinical Psychiatry Faculty - Des Moines UniversityTeaching & Clinical Practice w/ Top IncomeFlexible Schedule w/ 1-2 Days of Remote Work Possible 1 Hour for New Patients, 30 Min fo » Read More

Des Moines, Iowa

Psychiatry - County Hospital
Ref# PSY 22624

Outpatient PsychiatryUp to $485,000 Year OneSanta Barbara County, CaliforniaPosition HighlightsOutpatient-only joining an established team of 20 adult/child psychiatrists and APPsUp to » Read More

Santa Barbara, California

Outpatient Psychiatry | Missouri
Ref# PSY 21533

Low Volume Outpatient PsychiatrySt. Louis, MOOpportunity HighlightsOutpatient only with large nonprofit healthcare organizationMon-Fri schedule; no call and no weekendsBase compensation » Read More

St. Louis, Missouri

Outpatient Only - Medical Director - N. Massachusetts
Ref# PSY 21991

Boston Area Psychiatry Medical Director OpeningOutpatient OnlyPosition Highlights:Join a comprehensive, integrated healthcare system, dedicated to delivering extraordinary care to resid » Read More

Boston, Massachusetts

Outpatient Psychiatry in Award-Winning Wisconsin
Ref# PSY 22496

The OpportunityFull-time, employed outpatient psychiatry physicianPrimary focus on medication management; avg. 10-12 patients per dayFlexible schedule based on the incoming psychiatrist » Read More

Greater Green Bay Area, Wisconsin

Psychiatry Jobs

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Salary + Job Growth
The current average salary for a Psychiatrist is around $169,000 per year, which averages out to around $81 per hour. However, it is important to remember that your salary will vary based on your location, skillset, and years of experience. The highest-paying states for Psychiatry jobs (in ascending order) are as follows: Alaska, South Dakota, Maine, Minnesota, and North Dakota. The average salaries in these states range from $213,954, in Alaska, to $228,594, in North Dakota. The expected job growth rate for this field is 7% by the year 2030.

Some benefits of working as a Psychiatrist include working in a variety of settings, being in an in-demand field, a flexible schedule, receiving above-average compensation, and meeting a variety of patients throughout your career and building relationships with them.

As a Psychiatrist, you should possess the following skills: detail-oriented, problem-solving skills, communication, bedside manner, and compassion.

Job Duties
In this field, you will perform duties such as conducting evaluations and providing diagnoses, referring patients for psychological testing, learning patients’ history to properly create a treatment plan, and prescribing medication to help with chemical imbalances.

Work Environment
Psychiatrists may work in private practices, clinics, psychiatric hospitals, university medical centers, courts, prisons, nursing homes, and rehabilitation programs, among others.

While the education requirements to become a physician may be overwhelming, some physicians choose to participate in CME, or continuing medical education. You will find that there are specialty-specific organizations that offer CME resources, but there are also websites dedicated to the cause. Some of the resources you will find are as follows: podcasts, webinars, live or virtual conferences, videos, and live or virtual courses. You can find CME resources using the following organizations: AudioDigest, Psychiatry Online, Psychiatric Times, Mayo Clinic, The CME Institute, CMEList, and the American Medical Association (AMA).

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