Doctorate (PhD) Degree Average Salary

Doctorate (PhD) Median Salary by Job

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Research Scientist
119 profiles
$88,875
$55K$127K

Assistant Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
64 profiles
$63,006
$49K$101K

Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
56 profiles
$96,854
$64K$197K

Data Scientist
49 profiles
$111,094
$83K$144K

Associate Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
44 profiles
$71,877
$52K$120K

Postdoctoral Research Associate
44 profiles
$47,525
$36K$72K

Physical Therapist (PT)
38 profiles
$67,476
$56K$77K

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  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Aug 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 2,040
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Key Stats for Doctorate (PhD)

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
62 %
Salary
$49,605 - $107,050
Salary
$60,487 - $133,428

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 373 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
19%
$78,763 - $163,165
$67,934 - $151,816
$55,880 - $138,136
$50,779 - $129,750
$59,478 - $125,732
$98,389 - $124,370
$100,671 - $148,738
$101,736 - $176,874
$78,611 - $133,864
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