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Doctorate (PhD) Degree Average Salary

Updated: 22 Nov 2014
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Employees with a Doctorate (PhD) Degree
Salary Ranges by Job
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$0$80K$160K
Assistant Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
773 salaries
$46,532 - $95,771  
  
Research Scientist
656 salaries
$52,401 - $119,153  
Associate Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
553 salaries
$53,967 - $115,597  
Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
531 salaries
$60,734 - $158,115  
Postdoctoral Research Associate
310 salaries
$36,955 - $61,524  
Psychologist
267 salaries
$45,275 - $115,501  
Senior Research Scientist (Unspecified Type)
252 salaries
$68,134 - $140,263  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 22 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 14,463
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Key Statistics for Employees with a Doctorate (PhD) Jobs

Popular Schools

Salary Range

University of California - Berkeley
199 salaries
$74,438 - $175,155
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
178 salaries
$77,968 - $190,764
Stanford University
173 salaries
$74,754 - $176,172
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC)
170 salaries
$57,828 - $152,498
University of Michigan - Ann Arbor
159 salaries
$57,329 - $148,810
Popular Companies

Salary Range

International Business Machines (IBM) Corp.
52 salaries
$93,381 - $164,079
Intel Corporation
47 salaries
$80,811 - $143,499
Google, Inc.
39 salaries
$97,119 - $160,561
Apple Computer, Inc
35 salaries
$115,027 - $174,980
Microsoft Corp
29 salaries
$87,832 - $146,362
Popular Cities

Salary Range

New York, New York
570 salaries
$49,789 - $161,151
Houston, Texas
490 salaries
$63,081 - $172,708
Boston, Massachusetts
487 salaries
$57,585 - $152,341
San Francisco, California
429 salaries
$60,792 - $172,415
Washington, District of Columbia
426 salaries
$64,149 - $157,031
Female
35%
female alumni
 
Male
65%
male alumni
Salary:$60,205 - $100,368 $74,561 - $124,793

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