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
629 salaries
$60,615 - $122,827  
  
Assistant Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
438 salaries
$49,558 - $94,671  
Associate Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
299 salaries
$53,222 - $121,488  
Postdoctoral Research Associate
281 salaries
$38,712 - $67,206  
Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
253 salaries
$60,765 - $170,280  
Data Scientist
233 salaries
$75,453 - $140,444  
Senior Research Scientist, Biotechnology
194 salaries
$75,412 - $133,796  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 14 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 11,298
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Key Stats for Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Gender

Female
37 %
Male
63 %
Salary
$48,988 - $103,476
Salary
$59,761 - $127,877
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
17%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 1917 votes.
$58,781 - $133,717
$77,528 - $142,927
$58,760 - $124,588
$58,784 - $123,547
$101,100 - $125,848
$109,458 - $154,481
$83,116 - $136,841
$67,165 - $118,990
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