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The Medicus Firm has 17 physician jobs in Psychiatry with salaries ranging from $210,000 to $324,000

Academic Psychiatry | Flexible Schedule
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


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

Medical Director - Adult Psychiatry - Outpatient Setting Practice Highlights$325,000 Guaranteed Annual Base Salary + Production4 or 5 Day workweekNo Call, No Weekends, No HolidaysJoin » Read More

Charleston, West Virginia

Inpatient Psychiatry - Coastal Cape Cod
Ref# PSY 21434

Medical Director - PsychiatryCape Cod, MAOpportunity Overview:Inpatient Only- Medical Director Experience PreferredA non-profit organization with a 50-year history of providing quality » Read More

Cape Cod, Massachusetts

Hybrid Psychiatry | 50% Remote!
Ref# PSY 21498

PSYCHIATRY - BOSTON, MA50% Remote!!Position HighlightsJoining 10-12 practitioner team (MDs and NPs) as a Psychiatrist for the Adult Outpatient Only ProgramHighly flexible schedule worki » Read More

Boston, Massachusetts

Outpatient Psychiatry - Kitsap Peninsula
Ref# PSY 22261

Outpatient PsychiatryGreater Seattle AreaPosition HighlightsOutstanding Quality of Life OpportunityEmployed position with community-based, nonprofit organization & FQHC dedicated to » Read More

Bremerton, Washington

Psychiatrist - Boston Suburb
Ref# PSY 9765

Psychiatrist Needed in Boston Suburb! J1 and H1 Candidates Welcome!Outpatient OnlyNo Weekends4 Day Work Week Excellent Overall Comp and BenefitsGreat work/life balance!Reference# PSY 97 » Read More

Lawrence, Massachusetts

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

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

Psychiatry Medical Director $375K
Ref# PSY 21991

Boston Area Psychiatry Medical Director OpeningOutpatient Only or Inpatient OnlyPosition Highlights:Join a comprehensive, integrated healthcare system, dedicated to delivering extraordi » Read More

Boston, Massachusetts

Outpatient Psychiatry - Texas Metro
Ref# PSY 22042

General & Child & Adolescent PsychiatryAustin, TX Opportunity Highlights:Opportunity for General and/or Child & Adolescent psychiatryJoining established psychiatrists, and g » Read More


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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