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
$58,851 - $123,091  
  
Assistant Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
516 salaries
$49,584 - $98,884  
Associate Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
396 salaries
$55,710 - $124,142  
Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
342 salaries
$62,361 - $175,410  
Postdoctoral Research Associate
329 salaries
$39,048 - $68,960  
Senior Research Scientist, Biotechnology
201 salaries
$74,593 - $134,503  
Senior Research Scientist (Unspecified Type)
191 salaries
$79,618 - $133,571  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jun 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 11,830
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Key Stats for Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %
Salary
$48,936 - $102,599
Salary
$58,846 - $128,531
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 2588 votes.
$55,898 - $131,718
$54,165 - $121,842
$77,140 - $141,400
$59,750 - $127,696
$42,926 - $95,399
$99,809 - $127,644
$108,848 - $160,414
$87,336 - $141,668
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