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
655 salaries
$59,228 - $122,874  
  
Assistant Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
480 salaries
$49,336 - $95,139  
Associate Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
360 salaries
$55,219 - $121,932  
Postdoctoral Research Associate
328 salaries
$39,011 - $68,706  
Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
319 salaries
$62,254 - $174,877  
Senior Research Scientist, Biotechnology
202 salaries
$74,646 - $134,181  
Senior Research Scientist (Unspecified Type)
192 salaries
$79,150 - $133,496  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 9 Aug 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 11,940
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Key Stats for Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %
Salary
$48,792 - $102,600
Salary
$59,066 - $128,415
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 2318 votes.
$56,451 - $132,474
$77,876 - $141,085
$59,808 - $125,907
$54,274 - $121,788
$99,966 - $125,473
$108,645 - $158,013
$85,570 - $141,149
$43,367 - $92,032
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