Doctorate (PhD), Physics Degree Average Salary

Employees with a Doctorate (PhD), Physics Degree
Salary Ranges by Job
Job Title
National Salary Data 
$0$90K$180K
Physicist
11 salaries
$73,247 - $138,086  
  
Research Scientist
7 salaries
$97,591  
Senior Research Scientist (Unspecified Type)
5 salaries
$140,000  
Data Scientist, IT
4 salaries
$100,000  
Senior Systems Engineer
3 salaries
$135,000  
Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
3 salaries
$171,961  
Software Developer
3 salaries
$68,784  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 6 Feb 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 90
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Key Stats for Doctorate (PhD), Physics

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %
Salary
$69,206 - $122,449
Salary
$65,360 - $144,577
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
17%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
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