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Doctorate (PhD), Physics Degree Average Salary

Updated: 23 Aug 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
37 salaries
$66,325 - $143,499  
  
Research Scientist
33 salaries
$54,612 - $123,503  
Senior Research Scientist (Unspecified Type)
18 salaries
$79,463 - $151,006  
Postdoctoral Research Associate
16 salaries
$38,056 - $74,497  
Data Scientist, IT
15 salaries
$76,894 - $140,737  
Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
14 salaries
$53,000 - $175,000  
Associate Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
10 salaries
$53,355 - $107,276  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 23 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 434
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Key Statistics for Employees with a Doctorate (PhD), Physics Jobs

Popular Schools

Salary Range

Harvard University
13 salaries
$25,760 - $181,311
University of California - Berkeley
12 salaries
$55,149 - $244,679
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
11 salaries
$36,492 - $232,332
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC)
9 salaries
$89,363 - $123,488
Cornell University - Ithaca, NY
9 salaries
$92,432 - $130,500
Popular Companies

Salary Range

Popular Cities

Salary Range

New York, New York
25 salaries
$49,184 - $164,867
San Jose, California
17 salaries
$84,824 - $202,735
Boston, Massachusetts
16 salaries
$68,510 - $204,257
Los Angeles, California
15 salaries
$77,566 - $185,476
San Francisco, California
15 salaries
$82,414 - $170,019
Female
10%
female alumni
 
Male
90%
male alumni
Salary:$63,090 - $114,307 $80,783 - $137,187

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