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Psychiatrists

in Massachusetts

Physicians who diagnose, treat, and help prevent disorders of the mind.

Occupation Projection for Psychiatrists

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Average Annual Typical education needed for entry
2016 2026 Level Percent Exits Transfers Change Openings
291066  Psychiatrists 1,074 1,117 43 4.00 % 16 12 32 Doctoral or professional degree 

Psychiatrists Projections by Industry

Industry 2016
Employment
Projected 2026 Employment Change
2016-2026
2017
Mean Annual OES Wage
Number Percent Distribution Number Percent Distribution Number Percent
Health Care and Social Assistance    950  88 % 1,000  89 % 50  6 % $190,250
Ambulatory Health Care Services    480  44 % 520  46 % 40  9 % $214,630
Hospitals    390  36 % 390  35 % 0  0 % $161,440
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Economic Research
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