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Doctorate (PhD) Degree Average Salary

Employees with a Doctorate (PhD) Degree
Salary Ranges by Job
Job Title
National Salary Data (?
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Research Scientist
42 salaries
C$49,528 - C$96,746  
Assistant Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
34 salaries
C$54,000 - C$104,000  
Postdoctoral Research Associate
34 salaries
C$32,875 - C$59,322  
Associate Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
26 salaries
C$67,666 - C$137,874  
Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
18 salaries
C$104,207 - C$203,814  
Research Associate (Unspecified Type)
16 salaries
C$46,540 - C$82,546  
Software Engineer
14 salaries
C$65,000 - C$125,000  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 21 Feb 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 840

Key Stats


34 %
66 %
C$44,152 - C$98,304
C$50,573 - C$104,927
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 161 votes.
C$50,879 - C$105,203
C$47,344 - C$101,130
C$48,487 - C$122,061
C$45,110 - C$90,000
C$55,975 - C$102,231
C$58,077 - C$104,505
C$39,275 - C$88,307
C$40,134 - C$100,503
C$53,327 - C$102,500
C$90,000 - C$135,949
C$58,958 - C$123,347
C$42,500 - C$155,000

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