Psychiatrists Salary in Sector of Educational Services

The salary statistics of psychiatrists in the industry sector of educational services are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare psychiatrists salaries in different industries within the educational services sector.

Average Annual Salary of Psychiatrists

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
25th Percentile Wage
50th Percentile Wage
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for psychiatrists in the industry sector of educational services. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $146,430. The average annual salary of the 25th percentile is $63,170. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid psychiatrists is $53,110.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of psychiatrists in the industry sector of educational services from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
1.84% 16.14%
-23.70% -
2.42% -
29.23% -
- -

Compare Psychiatrists Salary in Different Industries within the Educational Services Sector

The average salaries of psychiatrists in nine industries in the educational services sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for psychiatrists occupations is the colleges, universities, and professional schools - privately owned industry with an annual salary $172,660. The lowest paying industry is the educational services - local government owned industry (annual salary $117,190). For detailed psychiatrists salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
Elementary and Secondary Schools
Educational Services - Privately owned
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
Elementary and Secondary Schools - Privately owned
Educational Services
Educational Services - State government owned
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
Educational Services - Local government owned

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].


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