Browse Categories
Change Country United States » Degree/Major Subject » Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), Computer Science (CS) Overview » Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), Computer Science (CS) Salary

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), Computer Science (CS) Degree Average Salary

Employees with a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), Computer Science (CS) 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.
)
$0$80K$160K
Software Engineer
36 salaries
$77,742 - $152,417  
  
Senior Software Engineer
25 salaries
$99,977 - $159,466  
Research Scientist
22 salaries
$56,171 - $137,318  
Assistant Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
10 salaries
$47,315 - $134,095  
Associate Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
9 salaries
$78,469 - $120,000  
Researcher, Scientific
7 salaries
$69,634 - $125,000  
Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
7 salaries
$70,000 - $120,253  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Feb 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 203

Key Stats

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %
Salary
$63,616 - $125,986
Salary
$75,972 - $135,610
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 26 votes.
$78,297 - $141,221
$61,277 - $137,569
$65,436 - $132,257
$75,503 - $126,153
$125,598 - $149,672

Subscribe to Our Newsletter

Salary and career advice to put you a step ahead.
newsletter icon


Get Career Tips & Advice

Want to Get More Specific? Get a Salary Report Customized for YOU

Tell us about your current job and your skillset, and we’ll let you know how much employers are paying in your area.

PayScale Research
Center