What is the average annual salary for Pediatric Psychiatrist?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Pediatric Psychiatrist may vary depending on a number of factors including industry, company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Pediatric Psychiatrist in the United States.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Pediatric Psychiatrist in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annualy pay for a typical Pediatric Psychiatrist in the United States is $194,875 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Accountant I in the United Sates are expected to make less than $194,875.
Evaluates, diagnoses, and treats mental, emotional, or behavioral disorders affecting children, adolescents, and their families. Diagnoses disorders, including nature and extent, determines the appropriate course of treatment, and discusses these treatment plans with the child or adolescent and the responsible adults. Prescribes medication when necessary. May need to act as an advocate for the best interests of the patient. Requires a degree in medicine from an accredited school and is licensed to practice. May require at least 2-4 years of psychiatry experience. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. May report to a medical director.
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