Doctorate (PhD), Physics Degree Average Salary

Employees with a Doctorate (PhD), Physics Degree
Salary Ranges by Job
Job Title
National Salary Data 
$0$80K$160K
Physicist
7 salaries
$103,000  
  
Research Scientist
6 salaries
$95,000  
Senior Research Scientist (Unspecified Type)
4 salaries
$144,416  
Data Scientist, IT
3 salaries
$90,000  
Principal Scientist
2 salaries
$155,000  
Staff Scientist
2 salaries
$100,000  
Assistant Research Scientist
2 salaries
$58,750  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 21 May 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 59
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Key Stats for Doctorate (PhD), Physics

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %
Salary
$110,000
Salary
$58,175 - $138,453
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
16%

Job Satisfaction

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