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
236 salaries
$52,028 - $121,331  
  
Assistant Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
196 salaries
$48,283 - $99,590  
Associate Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
134 salaries
$54,807 - $116,449  
Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
126 salaries
$60,117 - $188,580  
Postdoctoral Research Associate
95 salaries
$38,449 - $62,184  
Psychologist
80 salaries
$42,449 - $115,417  
Senior Research Scientist, Biotechnology
75 salaries
$72,966 - $123,303  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 13 Feb 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 4,556
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Key Stats for Doctorate (PhD)

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %
Salary
$47,618 - $101,438
Salary
$58,683 - $128,218
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
18%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 552 votes.
$50,589 - $139,673
$73,692 - $141,760
$60,793 - $124,425
$57,127 - $135,675
$90,000 - $125,260
$97,871 - $150,677
$122,500 - $158,541
$50,539 - $94,420
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