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Doctorate (PhD) Degree Average Salary

Updated: 25 Oct 2014
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Employees with a Doctorate (PhD) Degree
Salary Ranges by Job
Job Title
National Salary Data (?
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$0$80K$160K
Assistant Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
815 salaries
$46,621 - $95,382  
  
Research Scientist
695 salaries
$52,260 - $118,757  
Associate Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
581 salaries
$53,134 - $115,152  
Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
567 salaries
$59,876 - $158,173  
Postdoctoral Research Associate
325 salaries
$36,915 - $61,403  
Psychologist
287 salaries
$45,275 - $114,526  
Clinical Psychologist
258 salaries
$50,360 - $109,249  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Oct 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 15,162
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Key Statistics for Employees with a Doctorate (PhD) Jobs

Popular Schools

Salary Range

University of California - Berkeley
211 salaries
$74,607 - $174,657
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
189 salaries
$79,297 - $185,668
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC)
186 salaries
$57,451 - $152,519
Stanford University
178 salaries
$75,152 - $180,101
University of Michigan - Ann Arbor
167 salaries
$57,905 - $151,757
Popular Companies

Salary Range

International Business Machines (IBM) Corp.
52 salaries
$93,381 - $164,079
Intel Corporation
50 salaries
$81,369 - $141,914
Google, Inc.
41 salaries
$97,522 - $161,035
Apple Computer, Inc
36 salaries
$115,224 - $174,692
Microsoft Corp
31 salaries
$88,322 - $145,830
Popular Cities

Salary Range

New York, New York
593 salaries
$49,528 - $161,241
Boston, Massachusetts
521 salaries
$56,492 - $151,034
Houston, Texas
508 salaries
$63,345 - $171,847
San Francisco, California
454 salaries
$60,955 - $171,114
Washington, District of Columbia
449 salaries
$64,500 - $158,105
Female
35%
female alumni
 
Male
65%
male alumni
Salary:$60,115 - $100,200 $74,404 - $124,664

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