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Psychiatrists Salary Information in New York

The average annual and hourly salaries for psychiatrists in the state of New York are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of psychiatrists among New York cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2014 and published in May 2015 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Psychiatrists in New York

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
No Data
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
50th Percentile Wage
$158,910
25th Percentile Wage
$107,290
10th Percentile Wage
$61,270

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for psychiatrists in New York in 5 percentile scales. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $158,910. The average annual salary of the 25th percentile is $107,290. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $61,270.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
No Data
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
50th Percentile Wage
$76.40
25th Percentile Wage
$51.58
10th Percentile Wage
$29.46

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for psychiatrists in New York in 5 percentile scales. The median hourly salary is $76.40. The average hourly salary of the 25th percentile is $51.58. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $29.46.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $158,910 -3.83%
2013 $165,240 -0.58%
2012 $166,200 2.91%
2011 $161,500 4.57%
2010 $154,440 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for psychiatrists in state of New York from 2010 to 2014. We note that from 2010 to 2014 the average salary has increased by 2.89%. We note that in 2013 the average salary decreased by -0.58%.We also note that the average annual wage had a moderate growth of 2.91% in the year 2012 and a relatively large increase of 4.57% in 2011.

Table 4. Average Psychiatrists Wage in New York vs. Related Jobs

OccupationAverage Wage
Psychiatrists
$158,910
Other Physicians and Surgeons
$161,500
Physician Assistants
$99,590
Podiatrists
$122,520
Occupational Therapists
$76,060
Physical Therapists
$80,390
Radiation Therapists
$89,770

Table 5. Median Annual Salary of Psychiatrists in New York Cities

Table 5 shows the median annual salary of psychiatrists in some New York cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of psychiatrists in state of New York ranges from $135,210 to $178,390. The highest paying area for psychiatrists in New York is Central New York nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $178,390. The second highest paying city/area in New York State is Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown (mean annual salary $172,650). The lowest paying area is Buffalo-Niagara Falls with a median annual salary of $135,210.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Central New York nonmetropolitan area
$178,390
Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown
$172,650
Binghamton
$171,340
Syracuse
$166,730
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island
$162,290
New York-White Plains-Wayne
$158,030
Utica-Rome
$155,810
Nassau-Suffolk
$149,920
Buffalo-Niagara Falls
$135,210

Psychiatrists Salary by State

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