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
657 salaries
$60,471 - $123,136  
  
Assistant Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
455 salaries
$49,557 - $95,399  
Associate Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
305 salaries
$53,678 - $121,822  
Postdoctoral Research Associate
295 salaries
$38,830 - $69,148  
Data Scientist
274 salaries
$76,294 - $141,599  
Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
263 salaries
$61,056 - $170,944  
Senior Research Scientist, Biotechnology
209 salaries
$76,831 - $133,519  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Feb 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 11,787

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Key Stats for Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Gender

Female
37 %
Male
63 %
Salary
$49,069 - $103,823
Salary
$59,665 - $127,953

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2026 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
17%
$58,440 - $132,763
$77,386 - $144,407
$60,024 - $125,467
$61,080 - $125,910
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