Doctorate (PhD), Physics Degree Average Salary

Employees with a Doctorate (PhD), Physics Degree
Salary Ranges by Job
Job Title
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$0$100K$200K
Physicist
25 salaries
$73,838 - $144,259  
  
Research Scientist
22 salaries
$49,022 - $120,805  
Data Scientist, IT
15 salaries
$76,894 - $140,737  
Senior Research Scientist (Unspecified Type)
10 salaries
$72,483 - $198,659  
Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
10 salaries
$50,335 - $177,393  
Postdoctoral Research Associate
7 salaries
$40,210 - $55,000  
Software Engineer
6 salaries
$63,871 - $127,171  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 261

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Key Stats

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %
Salary
$52,275 - $119,904
Salary
$61,183 - $135,337
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
22%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 39 votes.
$49,317 - $152,446
$63,425 - $153,131
$87,831 - $172,829
$70,469 - $147,518
$70,000 - $121,967
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