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
515 salaries
$58,151 - $122,226  
  
Assistant Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
414 salaries
$49,345 - $99,814  
Associate Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
320 salaries
$55,948 - $121,408  
Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
277 salaries
$63,810 - $176,240  
Postdoctoral Research Associate
255 salaries
$39,160 - $67,565  
Senior Research Scientist, Biotechnology
164 salaries
$73,331 - $129,918  
Senior Research Scientist (Unspecified Type)
154 salaries
$78,480 - $134,809  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 9,103
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Key Stats for Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Gender

Female
35 %
Male
65 %
Salary
$48,525 - $101,401
Salary
$58,245 - $127,263
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
17%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2046 votes.
$52,335 - $120,604
$53,825 - $130,059
$76,301 - $140,403
$58,270 - $125,425
$42,408 - $98,478
$98,816 - $125,996
$113,044 - $161,614
$77,281 - $142,456
$85,379 - $140,636
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