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Doctorate (PhD), Physics Degree Average Salary

Updated: 18 Oct 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
35 salaries
$71,957 - $144,617  
  
Research Scientist
31 salaries
$53,725 - $120,894  
Data Scientist, IT
17 salaries
$77,206 - $139,189  
Senior Research Scientist (Unspecified Type)
15 salaries
$77,566 - $155,470  
Postdoctoral Research Associate
12 salaries
$33,090 - $73,404  
Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
11 salaries
$50,684 - $176,774  
Associate Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
9 salaries
$69,780 - $96,373  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Oct 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 405
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Key Statistics for Employees with a Doctorate (PhD), Physics Jobs

Popular Schools

Salary Range

Harvard University
11 salaries
$75,158 - $184,443
University of California - Berkeley
11 salaries
$54,738 - $246,581
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
10 salaries
$36,241 - $233,145
Cornell University - Ithaca, NY
9 salaries
$92,432 - $138,993
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC)
8 salaries
$87,493 - $124,374
Popular Companies

Salary Range

Popular Cities

Salary Range

New York, New York
23 salaries
$48,846 - $193,916
San Jose, California
16 salaries
$84,169 - $183,831
Los Angeles, California
16 salaries
$63,616 - $183,831
Boston, Massachusetts
15 salaries
$67,871 - $206,084
San Francisco, California
15 salaries
$82,414 - $170,019
Female
10%
female alumni
 
Male
90%
male alumni
Salary:$63,345 - $116,790 $81,384 - $135,778

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