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Doctorate (PhD), Physics Degree Average Salary

Updated: 19 Apr 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
36 salaries
$66,150 - $142,950  
  
Research Scientist
32 salaries
$54,128 - $123,873  
Postdoctoral Research Associate
20 salaries
$38,577 - $73,404  
Senior Research Scientist (Unspecified Type)
20 salaries
$80,351 - $173,826  
Data Scientist, IT
15 salaries
$76,894 - $140,737  
Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
15 salaries
$54,296 - $160,746  
Staff Scientist
12 salaries
$65,362 - $123,550  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 468
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Key Statistics for Employees with a Doctorate (PhD), Physics Jobs

Popular Schools

Salary Range

Harvard University
14 salaries
$50,000 - $178,095
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
13 salaries
$37,095 - $223,003
University of California - Berkeley
12 salaries
$55,149 - $244,679
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC)
11 salaries
$76,026 - $181,484
Cornell University - Ithaca, NY
10 salaries
$78,523 - $218,524
Popular Companies

Salary Range

Popular Cities

Salary Range

New York, New York
24 salaries
$48,980 - $180,000
San Jose, California
18 salaries
$85,423 - $201,341
San Francisco, California
18 salaries
$83,191 - $166,416
Boston, Massachusetts
17 salaries
$69,043 - $202,735
Washington, District of Columbia
16 salaries
$73,404 - $164,989
Female
10%
female alumni
 
Male
90%
male alumni
Salary:$66,129 - $112,698 $81,307 - $137,023

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