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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
692 salaries
$46,561 - $96,860  
  
Research Scientist
580 salaries
$53,228 - $120,009  
Associate Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
489 salaries
$54,177 - $116,630  
Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
487 salaries
$61,173 - $163,679  
Postdoctoral Research Associate
260 salaries
$37,313 - $61,994  
Psychologist
241 salaries
$44,926 - $115,120  
Clinical Psychologist
222 salaries
$50,589 - $110,231  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Jan 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 12,789

Key Stats

Gender

Female
35 %
Male
65 %
Salary
$48,441 - $100,148
Salary
$56,045 - $124,889
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
20%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2179 votes.
$49,740 - $125,659
$64,088 - $132,223
$58,273 - $127,132
$61,632 - $140,848
$79,189 - $119,499
$96,325 - $151,177
$116,434 - $160,011
$86,485 - $118,737

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