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Doctorate (PhD) Degree Average Salary

Updated: 20 Dec 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
742 salaries
$46,392 - $96,090  
  
Research Scientist
631 salaries
$52,362 - $119,406  
Associate Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
527 salaries
$53,996 - $115,595  
Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
519 salaries
$60,784 - $159,427  
Postdoctoral Research Associate
294 salaries
$37,372 - $61,641  
Psychologist
260 salaries
$44,869 - $116,203  
Clinical Psychologist
238 salaries
$50,963 - $108,674  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 13,852
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Key Statistics for Employees with a Doctorate (PhD) Jobs

Popular Schools

Salary Range

University of California - Berkeley
193 salaries
$73,916 - $176,154
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
174 salaries
$78,692 - $192,221
Stanford University
164 salaries
$75,271 - $178,559
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC)
162 salaries
$58,027 - $153,350
University of Michigan - Ann Arbor
156 salaries
$57,089 - $149,301
Popular Companies

Salary Range

International Business Machines (IBM) Corp.
49 salaries
$93,309 - $165,441
Intel Corporation
46 salaries
$80,537 - $139,431
Google, Inc.
37 salaries
$96,874 - $161,027
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
538 salaries
$50,120 - $162,417
Houston, Texas
468 salaries
$62,691 - $171,741
Boston, Massachusetts
457 salaries
$58,401 - $152,696
San Francisco, California
411 salaries
$61,110 - $171,387
Washington, District of Columbia
402 salaries
$64,607 - $157,346
Female
35%
female alumni
 
Male
65%
male alumni
Salary:$60,209 - $100,152 $74,649 - $124,735

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