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Medical Psychiatrist Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$234,147 (USD)

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Last updated: June 18, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Medical Psychiatrist is $234,147 a year and $113 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Medical Psychiatrist is between $158,404 and $302,517. On average, a Doctorate Degree is the highest level of education for a Medical Psychiatrist. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Diagnoses and treats patients with mental, emotional, and behavioral disorders.
  • Organizes data concerning patient's family, medical history, and onset of symptoms obtained from patient, relatives, and other sources, such as general duty nurse and psychiatric social worker.
  • Determines general physical condition, upon examining patient, following standard medical procedures.
Medical Psychiatrist Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Psychiatrists

Job family population: 25,250

Estimated population of Medical Psychiatrist jobs: 23,460

Rate of error: 3.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,705,994 (2018), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Medical Psychiatrist Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Psychiatry Physician (Providence Medical Group - Alaska)
Jun 14
Chicago, Illinois, USA
Providence Health & Services
Psychiatry Job Setting: Hospital, Medical Clinic Type of Role: Clinical Schedule: Full Time Position De
Substance Counselor
May 13
Chicago, IL, USA
Haymarket Center
Provides appropriate referral when assessed to need medical, psychiatric, dental evaluation/care. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: • Facilitate didactic and therapeutic groups and document for each patient in ...
Nurse Practitioner, Psychiatry & Behavior Science, Evanston, Medical Group
May 22
Evanston, IL, USA
Northshore University HealthSystem
Position Overview We are currently seeking a Nurse Practitioner for our Psychiatry & Behavior Science practice located at Evanston Hospital in Evanston, IL. This is a full-time position and is ...
Clinical Director
May 14
Joliet, IL, USA
Stepping Stones, Inc.
Supervise Clinical Consultants (Medical, Psychiatric, and other). * Assure effective and satisfying services by conducting various Qualify Improvement activities and report results. * Serve as ...
Medical Dir, Addiction Treatment, BONUS $25K. RELO to Minneapolis.
May 24
Chicago, IL, USA
The Medical Director, Midwest Region ensures on a day-to-day basis that the medical team carries ... Physician Leadership - Supervise all Physicians, Psychiatrists and Nurse Practitioners, either ...
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