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
656 salaries
$60,019 - $123,644  
  
Assistant Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
455 salaries
$49,529 - $94,193  
Associate Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
310 salaries
$53,263 - $120,544  
Postdoctoral Research Associate
297 salaries
$38,780 - $67,502  
Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
261 salaries
$60,377 - $170,545  
Data Scientist
235 salaries
$75,579 - $140,362  
Senior Research Scientist, Biotechnology
203 salaries
$75,899 - $133,719  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 10 Dec 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 11,794
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Key Stats for Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Gender

Female
37 %
Male
63 %
Salary
$48,986 - $103,362
Salary
$59,935 - $128,010
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 2041 votes.
$59,279 - $134,462
$78,029 - $142,242
$58,931 - $124,619
$59,376 - $123,454
$101,734 - $126,060
$110,258 - $154,598
$83,292 - $138,047
$65,951 - $116,915
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