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
651 salaries
$60,292 - $123,774  
  
Assistant Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
453 salaries
$49,382 - $94,316  
Associate Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
311 salaries
$53,188 - $121,319  
Postdoctoral Research Associate
297 salaries
$38,676 - $67,502  
Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
259 salaries
$60,304 - $170,814  
Data Scientist
230 salaries
$75,661 - $139,963  
Senior Research Scientist, Biotechnology
201 salaries
$76,298 - $133,824  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Dec 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 11,747
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Key Stats for Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Gender

Female
37 %
Male
63 %
Salary
$49,015 - $103,271
Salary
$59,712 - $127,940
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 2035 votes.
$58,664 - $133,355
$77,984 - $142,440
$58,803 - $124,931
$59,264 - $123,920
$101,524 - $126,390
$110,458 - $155,468
$83,470 - $139,250
$65,951 - $116,915
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