Doctorate (PhD) Degree Average Salary

Employees with a Doctorate (PhD) Degree
Salary Ranges by Job
Job Title
National Salary Data 
$0$90K$180K
Assistant Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
352 salaries
$47,168 - $97,528  
  
Research Scientist
322 salaries
$52,194 - $121,579  
Associate Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
260 salaries
$54,062 - $117,084  
Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
241 salaries
$61,744 - $175,231  
Psychologist
134 salaries
$42,967 - $118,162  
Senior Research Scientist, Biotechnology
130 salaries
$75,753 - $125,057  
Postdoctoral Research Associate
130 salaries
$38,246 - $61,863  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 29 Aug 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 7,028
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Key Stats for Doctorate (PhD)

Gender

Female
34 %
Male
66 %
Salary
$49,077 - $102,179
Salary
$58,232 - $126,863
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
20%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 892 votes.
$51,443 - $135,107
$63,617 - $129,259
$54,949 - $125,998
$66,685 - $142,710
$75,503 - $118,882
$99,109 - $155,486
$116,517 - $158,299
$62,000 - $134,289
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