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Doctorate (PhD) Degree Average Salary

Employees with a Doctorate (PhD) Degree
Salary Ranges by Job
Job Title
National Salary Data (?
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$0$90K$180K
Assistant Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
700 salaries
$46,465 - $96,411  
  
Research Scientist
586 salaries
$53,360 - $119,984  
Associate Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
495 salaries
$53,915 - $116,300  
Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
492 salaries
$61,286 - $162,981  
Postdoctoral Research Associate
273 salaries
$37,231 - $62,242  
Psychologist
241 salaries
$44,926 - $115,120  
Clinical Psychologist
225 salaries
$50,722 - $109,931  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 24 Jan 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 12,967

Key Stats

Female
35 %
Male
65 %
Salary
$48,451 - $100,213
Salary
$55,631 - $124,824
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
20%
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2220 votes.
$49,863 - $125,920
$63,941 - $132,564
$58,040 - $127,132
$61,255 - $141,036
$79,189 - $119,499
$96,535 - $150,779
$116,434 - $160,011
$86,918 - $120,244

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