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Doctorate (PhD), Physics Degree Average Salary

Updated: 26 Jul 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 - $141,914  
  
Research Scientist
33 salaries
$54,612 - $123,503  
Senior Research Scientist (Unspecified Type)
18 salaries
$79,463 - $176,174  
Postdoctoral Research Associate
17 salaries
$38,227 - $74,240  
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: 26 Jul 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 437
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Key Statistics for Employees with a Doctorate (PhD), Physics Jobs

Popular Schools

Salary Range

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
13 salaries
$37,095 - $230,768
Harvard University
13 salaries
$25,760 - $181,311
University of California - Berkeley
12 salaries
$55,149 - $244,679
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC)
10 salaries
$75,503 - $182,766
Cornell University - Ithaca, NY
8 salaries
$96,317 - $137,569
Popular Companies

Salary Range

Popular Cities

Salary Range

New York, New York
24 salaries
$49,009 - $180,000
Boston, Massachusetts
17 salaries
$69,043 - $202,735
San Jose, California
17 salaries
$84,824 - $202,735
Washington, District of Columbia
16 salaries
$73,404 - $164,989
Los Angeles, California
15 salaries
$77,566 - $206,084
Female
11%
female alumni
 
Male
89%
male alumni
Salary:$64,366 - $113,620 $80,650 - $137,414

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