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
608 salaries
$58,540 - $123,025  
  
Assistant Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
485 salaries
$49,581 - $99,981  
Associate Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
367 salaries
$55,735 - $123,114  
Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
307 salaries
$63,960 - $177,858  
Postdoctoral Research Associate
297 salaries
$39,209 - $68,649  
Senior Research Scientist, Biotechnology
190 salaries
$74,044 - $134,264  
Senior Research Scientist (Unspecified Type)
178 salaries
$79,322 - $133,447  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 30 Apr 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 10,913
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Key Stats for Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %
Salary
$48,977 - $102,397
Salary
$58,715 - $128,232
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 2391 votes.
$55,933 - $132,744
$54,384 - $121,209
$76,173 - $141,812
$58,768 - $127,275
$42,960 - $97,996
$99,729 - $126,151
$108,440 - $161,041
$93,000 - $141,105
$86,339 - $142,201
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