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Highest Paying Cities for Psychiatrists

The top 100 highest paying cities for psychiatrists (ranked by average annual salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid earners) and the number of employment of psychiatrists in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $207,950, Southeastern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area, Oklahoma is the highest paying city for psychiatrists. It is followed by Tacoma, Washington (average annual salary $206,920). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2018 [1]. For more salary information of psychiatrists in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Psychiatrists

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Southeastern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area, Oklahoma
$207,950
40
2 Tacoma, Washington
$206,920
140
3 Elgin, USA
$205,920
30
4 Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater, Florida
$205,620
150
5 Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton, North Carolina
$205,320
40
6 Akron, Ohio
$205,280
130
7 Grand Rapids-Wyoming, Michigan
$205,210
50
8 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, Wisconsin
$205,030
120
9 Cincinnati-Middletown, Ohio
$204,450
270
10 New Haven, Connecticut
$204,130
50
11 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$203,900
250
12 Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, Florida
$202,340
130
13 Montgomery County-Bucks County-Chester County, USA
$201,400
180
14 Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania
$201,260
50
15 Raleigh-Cary, North Carolina
$200,880
50
16 Albuquerque, New Mexico
$200,560
60
17 Dutchess County-Putnam County, USA
$200,540
60
18 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$200,050
810
19 Rochester, New York
$200,010
50
20 Madison, Wisconsin
$199,910
90
21 Lansing-East Lansing, Michigan
$199,310
30
22 Peabody, Massachusetts
$199,120
30
23 Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania
$198,950
70
24 Eastern Tennessee nonmetropolitan area, Tennessee
$197,940
n/a
25 Wilmington, New Jersey
$197,160
100
26 Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, Tennessee
$196,910
40
27 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$196,750
450
28 West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach, Florida
$196,500
30
29 Southwestern Montana nonmetropolitan area, Montana
$196,270
50
30 Louisville-Jefferson County, Kentucky
$196,030
100
31 Central New York nonmetropolitan area, New York
$195,620
n/a
32 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$195,490
290
33 Portland-South Portland-Biddeford, Maine
$195,360
40
34 Billings, Montana
$195,240
n/a
35 New York-Jersey City-White Plains, USA
$194,850
2,890
36 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$194,560
3,830
37 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$194,510
590
38 Provo-Orem, Utah
$194,420
30
39 Syracuse, New York
$191,330
60
40 Toledo, Ohio
$191,270
100
41 Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas
$191,240
90
42 Knoxville, Tennessee
$190,720
40
43 Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
$190,450
40
44 Buffalo-Niagara Falls, New York
$190,280
140
45 Tallahassee, Florida
$190,070
30
46 Corpus Christi, Texas
$189,750
n/a
47 Erie, Pennsylvania
$189,070
n/a
48 Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York
$188,130
70
49 Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn, Michigan
$187,120
70
50 Richmond, Virginia
$187,010
70
51 Springfield, Massachusetts
$186,930
50
52 Kingston, New York
$186,700
n/a
53 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$186,540
260
54 Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania
$186,340
40
55 San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles, California
$186,280
n/a
56 Charleston, West Virginia
$185,420
40
57 Roanoke, Virginia
$184,680
100
58 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$184,580
290
59 Huntington-Ashland, West Virginia
$184,170
30
60 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$183,780
320
61 Ann Arbor, Michigan
$183,330
30
62 Springfield, Illinois
$182,900
40
63 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$182,230
2,110
64 Wichita, Kansas
$181,960
40
65 North Port-Bradenton-Sarasota, Florida
$181,890
50
66 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$181,160
930
67 Other North Carolina nonmetropolitan area, North Carolina
$180,900
60
68 Dayton, Ohio
$180,750
60
69 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$180,640
170
70 Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton, Massachusetts
$180,580
40
71 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$180,410
790
72 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$179,480
610
73 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$179,290
370
74 Eastern Texas nonmetropolitan area, Texas
$179,250
30
75 Southern Vermont nonmetropolitan area, Vermont
$179,250
40
76 Oshkosh-Neenah, Wisconsin
$179,180
50
77 Bangor, Maine
$178,920
50
78 Canton-Massillon, Ohio
$178,460
n/a
79 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$178,180
180
80 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$178,140
70
81 Silver Spring-Frederick-Rockville, USA
$178,060
70
82 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
$178,000
100
83 Columbia, South Carolina
$177,960
90
84 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia
$177,960
240
85 Western Central North Carolina nonmetropolitan area, North Carolina
$177,900
70
86 Southern Indiana nonmetropolitan area, Indiana
$177,480
60
87 Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta, California
$177,130
n/a
88 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$176,830
230
89 Spokane, Washington
$176,770
30
90 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
$176,390
60
91 Tuscaloosa, Alabama
$175,250
40
92 Greensboro-High Point, North Carolina
$174,020
40
93 Binghamton, New York
$173,930
40
94 San Juan-Caguas-Guaynabo, Puerto Rico
$173,800
80
95 Northern Vermont nonmetropolitan area, Vermont
$173,510
n/a
96 Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, New York
$172,650
70
97 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$172,220
980
98 Jacksonville, Florida
$171,470
30
99 Hawaii-Maui-Kauai nonmetropolitan area, Hawaii
$168,890
30
100 North Central West Virginia nonmetropolitan area, West Virginia
$168,820
n/a
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