How much does a Psychiatrist make in New Jersey? The average Psychiatrist salary in New Jersey is $252,628 as of May 28, 2020, but the range typically falls between $226,376 and $282,596. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

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25% $226,376 10% $202,475 90% $309,880 75% $282,596 $252,628 50%(Median)
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Job Description for Psychiatrist

Psychiatrist evaluates, diagnoses and treats patients with mental illnesses through a combination of personal counseling (psychotherapy), psychoanalysis, hospitalization, and/or medication. Performs initial psychiatric assessments, develops individualized care plans, and implements treatment for the patient. Being a Psychiatrist prescribes psychopharmacological medications as needed. Monitors and records client progress, and amends treatment plan according to patient response. Additionally, Psychiatrist requires a MD degree. Must have completed a psychiatry residency. Typically reports to a medical director. Typically requires board certification by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN). Requires a state license to practice. Psychiatrist's years of experience requirement may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)...View full job description

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Bayonne, NJ Avg. Salary $260,946 Date Updated May 28, 2020
Location Bergenfield, NJ Avg. Salary $263,231 Date Updated May 28, 2020
Location Bloomfield, NJ Avg. Salary $263,459 Date Updated May 28, 2020
Location East Brunswick, NJ Avg. Salary $264,739 Date Updated May 28, 2020
Location Hoboken, NJ Avg. Salary $276,484 Date Updated May 28, 2020
Location Irvington, NJ Avg. Salary $260,946 Date Updated May 28, 2020
Location Lakewood, NJ Avg. Salary $260,254 Date Updated May 28, 2020
Location Middlesex, NJ Avg. Salary $256,376 Date Updated May 28, 2020
Location Passaic, NJ Avg. Salary $263,459 Date Updated May 28, 2020
Location Union, NJ Avg. Salary $260,946 Date Updated May 28, 2020
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