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Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), Physics Degree Average Salary

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Updated: 13 Sep 2014
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Employees with a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), Physics Degree
Salary Ranges by Job
Job Title
National Salary Data (?
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$0$180K$360K
Research Scientist
26 salaries
$51,387 - $113,865  
  
Physicist
20 salaries
$61,499 - $148,199  
Postdoctoral Research Associate
18 salaries
$32,183 - $59,396  
Senior Research Scientist (Unspecified Type)
13 salaries
$41,217 - $169,677  
Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
10 salaries
$60,402 - $357,586  
Software Engineer
8 salaries
$76,302 - $127,743  
Associate Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
6 salaries
$64,854 - $106,823  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 13 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 224
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Key Statistics for Employees with a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), Physics Jobs

Popular Schools

Salary Range

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
6 salaries
$116,653 - $160,950
Popular Cities

Salary Range

Houston, Texas
12 salaries
$64,564 - $159,109
Chicago, Illinois
10 salaries
$45,302 - $134,095
Boston, Massachusetts
7 salaries
$49,355 - $100,000
Los Angeles, California
7 salaries
$54,000 - $114,882
New York, New York
7 salaries
$60,000 - $111,910
Female
9%
female alumni
 
Male
91%
male alumni
Salary:$53,062 - $90,004 $72,317 - $130,616

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