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Doctorate (PhD), Psychology Degree Average Salary

Employees with a Doctorate (PhD), Psychology Degree
Salary Ranges by Job
Job Title
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$0$130K$260K
Assistant Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
15 salaries
$46,540 - $82,314  
  
Psychologist
14 salaries
$56,000 - $160,000  
Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
14 salaries
$48,250 - $254,000  
Clinical Psychologist
13 salaries
$56,673 - $106,654  
Associate Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
9 salaries
$54,000 - $76,923  
Executive Director
7 salaries
$64,911 - $110,000  
User Experience Researcher
6 salaries
$78,611 - $122,084  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 21 Feb 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 251

Key Stats

Gender

Female
61 %
Male
39 %
Salary
$46,186 - $96,014
Salary
$55,358 - $121,356
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
22%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 42 votes.
$44,042 - $98,558
$66,813 - $141,686
$73,698 - $101,736
$66,645 - $114,033

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