Doctorate (PhD) Degree Average Salary

Employees with a Doctorate (PhD) Degree
Salary Ranges by Job
Job Title
National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location.
)
$0$90K$180K
Assistant Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
414 salaries
$46,752 - $97,247  
  
Research Scientist
369 salaries
$52,746 - $120,182  
Associate Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
310 salaries
$54,283 - $121,296  
Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
299 salaries
$61,647 - $170,751  
Psychologist
158 salaries
$41,891 - $116,401  
Postdoctoral Research Associate
156 salaries
$37,299 - $60,235  
Senior Research Scientist, Biotechnology
152 salaries
$76,195 - $128,748  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 8,215
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Key Stats

Gender

Female
35 %
Male
65 %
Salary
$48,724 - $100,569
Salary
$57,294 - $125,832
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
20%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 1221 votes.
$49,963 - $126,992
$56,621 - $127,694
$65,401 - $136,586
$66,120 - $143,536
$114,958 - $160,862
$81,546 - $124,432
$61,277 - $155,478
$48,677 - $99,159
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