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$100K$200K
Research Scientist
614 salaries
$58,490 - $123,087  
  
Assistant Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
494 salaries
$49,583 - $99,522  
Associate Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
376 salaries
$55,460 - $124,050  
Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
310 salaries
$63,675 - $180,037  
Postdoctoral Research Associate
305 salaries
$39,191 - $69,680  
Senior Research Scientist, Biotechnology
191 salaries
$74,098 - $134,190  
Senior Research Scientist (Unspecified Type)
179 salaries
$79,390 - $133,373  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 21 May 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 11,049
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Key Stats for Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %
Salary
$48,979 - $102,360
Salary
$58,730 - $128,036
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 2405 votes.
$55,426 - $133,532
$54,422 - $121,578
$76,271 - $141,579
$58,883 - $127,375
$42,960 - $97,996
$99,729 - $126,151
$108,440 - $161,041
$93,624 - $143,123
$86,339 - $142,201
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