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
654 salaries
$59,036 - $122,858  
  
Assistant Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
481 salaries
$49,252 - $95,768  
Associate Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
367 salaries
$55,231 - $122,115  
Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
326 salaries
$62,512 - $176,366  
Postdoctoral Research Associate
323 salaries
$38,997 - $68,998  
Senior Research Scientist, Biotechnology
203 salaries
$74,692 - $134,124  
Senior Research Scientist (Unspecified Type)
190 salaries
$79,047 - $133,645  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 21 Jul 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 11,906
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Key Stats for Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %
Salary
$48,864 - $102,644
Salary
$59,053 - $128,535
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 2362 votes.
$56,244 - $132,145
$77,888 - $140,979
$59,927 - $127,256
$54,576 - $122,170
$99,809 - $125,837
$108,234 - $158,718
$85,570 - $141,149
$93,030 - $140,443
$43,367 - $92,032
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