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Doctorate (PhD), Physics Degree Average Salary

Updated: 13 Sep 2014
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Employees with a Doctorate (PhD), Physics Degree
Salary Ranges by Job
Job Title
National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$90K$180K
Physicist
38 salaries
$66,498 - $142,964  
  
Research Scientist
36 salaries
$58,175 - $122,484  
Senior Research Scientist (Unspecified Type)
19 salaries
$79,941 - $152,605  
Data Scientist, IT
17 salaries
$77,206 - $139,189  
Postdoctoral Research Associate
14 salaries
$35,700 - $69,500  
Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
13 salaries
$51,521 - $175,584  
Associate Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
10 salaries
$53,355 - $107,276  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 13 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 433
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Key Statistics for Employees with a Doctorate (PhD), Physics Jobs

Popular Schools

Salary Range

Harvard University
12 salaries
$25,532 - $183,020
University of California - Berkeley
11 salaries
$54,738 - $246,581
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
11 salaries
$36,492 - $232,332
Cornell University - Ithaca, NY
10 salaries
$78,523 - $218,524
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC)
9 salaries
$89,363 - $123,488
Popular Companies

Salary Range

Popular Cities

Salary Range

New York, New York
26 salaries
$49,377 - $163,406
San Jose, California
17 salaries
$84,824 - $202,735
Los Angeles, California
16 salaries
$78,297 - $183,831
Washington, District of Columbia
15 salaries
$72,719 - $168,216
Boston, Massachusetts
15 salaries
$67,871 - $206,084
Female
10%
female alumni
 
Male
90%
male alumni
Salary:$63,090 - $114,307 $80,695 - $135,219

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