Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Degree Average Salary

Employees with a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Degree
Salary Ranges by Job
Job Title
National Salary Data 
£0£45K£90K
Postdoctoral Research Associate
68 salaries
£24,827 - £37,491  
  
Research Scientist
66 salaries
£26,494 - £39,484  
Software Engineer
34 salaries
£29,797 - £67,500  
Senior Software Engineer
27 salaries
£33,459 - £65,246  
Data Scientist
25 salaries
£29,730 - £56,198  
Lecturer / Speaker
23 salaries
£30,295 - £48,719  
Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
22 salaries
£53,107 - £88,378  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 18 Feb 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 1,102
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Key Stats for Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Gender

Female
28 %
Male
72 %
Salary
£24,895 - £42,814
Salary
£28,850 - £52,321

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
10%
£29,569 - £64,092
£29,409 - £45,379
£24,930 - £42,557
£24,468 - £53,448
£25,636 - £32,335
£32,133 - £52,072
£37,774 - £68,986
£33,337 - £38,400
£27,518 - £35,099
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