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$90K$180K
Research Scientist
529 salaries
$58,484 - $122,044  
  
Assistant Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
422 salaries
$49,587 - $99,929  
Associate Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
321 salaries
$55,978 - $121,327  
Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
282 salaries
$63,577 - $175,489  
Postdoctoral Research Associate
261 salaries
$39,014 - $67,821  
Senior Research Scientist, Biotechnology
170 salaries
$73,030 - $131,293  
Software Engineer
159 salaries
$80,532 - $146,044  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 13 Feb 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 9,322
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Key Stats for Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Gender

Female
35 %
Male
65 %
Salary
$48,544 - $101,552
Salary
$58,417 - $127,466
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
17%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2091 votes.
$52,549 - $120,466
$54,972 - $131,222
$76,171 - $140,722
$58,445 - $125,651
$42,517 - $97,996
$98,816 - $125,996
$113,380 - $162,857
$84,000 - $141,778
$85,379 - $140,636
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