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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
583 salaries
$46,815 - $96,858  
  
Research Scientist
505 salaries
$53,379 - $120,568  
Associate Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
433 salaries
$54,320 - $116,379  
Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
427 salaries
$61,877 - $167,545  
Postdoctoral Research Associate
222 salaries
$37,085 - $61,296  
Psychologist
217 salaries
$44,699 - $112,638  
Clinical Psychologist
190 salaries
$51,391 - $112,614  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 11,084

Key Stats

Gender

Female
35 %
Male
65 %
Salary
$48,299 - $99,761
Salary
$56,521 - $125,236
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
20%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 1828 votes.
$50,009 - $126,431
$64,167 - $134,205
$57,250 - $126,062
$62,741 - $140,789
$82,876 - $120,206
$116,118 - $158,299
$98,418 - $152,772
$68,713 - $120,749

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