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
526 salaries
$58,414 - $122,123  
  
Assistant Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
420 salaries
$49,426 - $100,044  
Associate Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
321 salaries
$55,978 - $121,327  
Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
280 salaries
$63,481 - $175,786  
Postdoctoral Research Associate
259 salaries
$39,098 - $67,953  
Senior Research Scientist, Biotechnology
169 salaries
$73,710 - $131,018  
Software Engineer
158 salaries
$80,487 - $146,116  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 6 Feb 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 9,269
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Key Stats for Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Gender

Female
35 %
Male
65 %
Salary
$48,504 - $101,445
Salary
$58,323 - $127,351
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
17%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2083 votes.
$52,439 - $120,586
$54,922 - $131,362
$76,012 - $140,161
$58,402 - $125,353
$42,517 - $97,996
$98,816 - $125,996
$113,380 - $162,857
$84,000 - $141,778
$85,379 - $140,636
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