Psychiatrist Salary

£78,950
per year
per month
£4,530
per month
per year

Psychiatrist - Average Salary

The average salary for a Psychiatrist is £78,950 gross per year (£4,530 net per month), which is £49,350 (+167%) higher than the UK's national average salary.
A Psychiatrist can expect an average starting salary of £37,200. The highest salaries can exceed £200,000.
£37,200
Low
£78,950
Average
£200,000
High
£2,400
Low
£4,530
Average
£9,750
High

Psychiatrist Salary - Distribution

Trainee
£27,146
Low
£37,200
Average
£78,950
Experienced
£124,000
High
£200,000
Trainee
£1,830
Low
£2,400
Average
£4,530
Experienced
£6,300
High
£9,750
Among psychiatrist, Junior Hospital Psychiatry Trainees or Psychiatry Trainees at Specialty Level tend to have the lowest salaries, while more experienced workers like Senior Consultant Psychiatrists enjoy the highest salaries.

Psychiatrist - Salary Differences

JobSalaryDifference
Consultant Psychiatrist£123K/year
+56% 
Private Psychiatrist£101K/year
+28% 
Clinical Psychiatrist£96K/year
+21% 
Forensic Psychiatrist£93K/year
+18% 
Child Psychiatrist£81K/year
+2% 
NHS Psychiatrist£75K/year
 -5%
Prison Psychiatrist£73K/year
 -7%
Psychiatry Trainee at Specialty Level£40K/year
 -50%
Junior Hospital Psychiatry Trainee£27K/year
 -66%

Psychiatrist - Pay by Experience Level

A no experience Psychiatrist with less than three years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of £37,200 gross per year. A mid career Psychiatrist with 4-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £76,800, while an experienced Psychiatrist with 10-20 years of experience makes on average £124,000. Psychiatrists with more than 20 years of experience earn £168,700 on average.

How Work Experience Affects the Salary of a Psychiatrist

Late Career▲ +114%
Experienced▲ +57%
Average Salary£78,950/year
Mid Career▼ -3%
No Experience▼ -53%

Gender Breakdown

Female
44%
Male
56%

Psychiatrist - Jobs by Location

Psychiatrist - Related Salaries

The salary information presented on this page is based on all Psychiatrist jobs published on Jobted in the last 12 months.
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