Doctorate (PhD) Degree Average Salary

Employees with a Doctorate (PhD) Degree
Salary Ranges by Job
Job Title
National Salary Data 
$0$100K$200K
Research Scientist
129 salaries
$53,440 - $120,991  
  
Assistant Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
63 salaries
$49,563 - $95,621  
Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
61 salaries
$54,738 - $199,618  
Associate Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
50 salaries
$53,680 - $125,163  
Postdoctoral Research Associate
48 salaries
$37,451 - $73,533  
Data Scientist
46 salaries
$82,536 - $147,036  
Software Engineer
38 salaries
$70,872 - $157,812  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 17 Jun 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 2,177

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Key Stats for Doctorate (PhD)

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
62 %
Salary
$49,121 - $105,410
Salary
$60,467 - $133,170

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 366 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
19%
$67,052 - $153,671
$78,996 - $155,800
$49,910 - $123,454
$55,880 - $146,383
$56,463 - $125,447
$76,596 - $113,119
$100,671 - $148,738
$101,736 - $176,874
$99,500 - $150,498
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