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Doctorate (PhD) Degree Average Salary

Employees with a Doctorate (PhD) Degree
Salary Ranges by Job
Job Title
National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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C$0C$110KC$220K
Research Scientist
37 salaries
C$49,777 - C$98,478  
  
Assistant Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
33 salaries
C$49,460 - C$106,654  
Postdoctoral Research Associate
32 salaries
C$32,560 - C$59,598  
Associate Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
23 salaries
C$61,825 - C$144,530  
Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
17 salaries
C$103,744 - C$204,617  
Research Associate (Unspecified Type)
16 salaries
C$46,540 - C$82,546  
Software Developer
13 salaries
C$56,673 - C$111,502  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 28 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 766

Key Stats

Gender

Female
33 %
Male
67 %
Salary
C$44,119 - C$99,692
Salary
C$50,854 - C$105,071
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
15%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 138 votes.
C$51,481 - C$106,730
C$44,161 - C$103,566
C$44,544 - C$90,000
C$47,168 - C$121,759
C$55,706 - C$103,477
C$60,133 - C$108,007
C$39,213 - C$86,873
C$51,823 - C$109,927
C$39,866 - C$101,857
C$90,000 - C$135,949
C$58,958 - C$123,347
C$42,500 - C$155,000

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