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Doctorate (PhD) Degree Average Salary

Updated: 13 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
748 salaries
$46,438 - $96,200  
  
Research Scientist
637 salaries
$52,504 - $119,265  
Associate Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
533 salaries
$53,796 - $115,839  
Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
522 salaries
$60,754 - $159,090  
Postdoctoral Research Associate
297 salaries
$37,282 - $61,834  
Psychologist
261 salaries
$44,926 - $116,105  
Clinical Psychologist
241 salaries
$50,786 - $108,393  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 13 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 13,975
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Key Statistics for Employees with a Doctorate (PhD) Jobs

Popular Schools

Salary Range

University of California - Berkeley
196 salaries
$74,180 - $175,649
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
173 salaries
$78,568 - $192,524
Stanford University
166 salaries
$75,443 - $178,021
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.
51 salaries
$93,252 - $164,552
Intel Corporation
46 salaries
$80,537 - $139,431
Google, Inc.
38 salaries
$97,163 - $160,792
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
544 salaries
$50,065 - $161,781
Houston, Texas
472 salaries
$62,806 - $171,698
Boston, Massachusetts
460 salaries
$58,496 - $152,549
San Francisco, California
416 salaries
$61,297 - $172,662
Washington, District of Columbia
408 salaries
$64,496 - $156,880
Female
35%
female alumni
 
Male
65%
male alumni
Salary:$60,186 - $100,108 $74,678 - $124,748

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