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Doctorate (PhD) Degree Average Salary

Updated: 26 Jul 2014
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Employees with a Doctorate (PhD) Degree
Salary Ranges by Job
Job Title
National Salary Data (?
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$0$80K$160K
Assistant Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
900 salaries
$46,300 - $95,946  
  
Research Scientist
774 salaries
$51,793 - $119,192  
Associate Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
654 salaries
$53,018 - $115,431  
Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
631 salaries
$59,711 - $157,607  
Physical Therapist (PT)
586 salaries
$54,202 - $78,932  
Veterinarian
485 salaries
$49,904 - $105,854  
Pharmacist
465 salaries
$82,913 - $127,136  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 26 Jul 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 20,723
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Key Statistics for Employees with a Doctorate (PhD) Jobs

Popular Schools

Salary Range

University of California - Berkeley
259 salaries
$73,907 - $174,344
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC)
238 salaries
$56,774 - $153,798
Purdue University - Main Campus
224 salaries
$60,473 - $138,318
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
208 salaries
$80,073 - $178,644
Stanford University
199 salaries
$74,411 - $177,223
Popular Companies

Salary Range

International Business Machines (IBM) Corp.
57 salaries
$94,026 - $166,741
Intel Corporation
56 salaries
$80,485 - $139,870
Google, Inc.
50 salaries
$98,881 - $160,337
Microsoft Corp
39 salaries
$89,940 - $150,538
CVS / Pharmacy
36 salaries
$92,978 - $127,811
Popular Cities

Salary Range

New York, New York
760 salaries
$50,321 - $156,009
Houston, Texas
640 salaries
$63,906 - $171,810
Boston, Massachusetts
618 salaries
$56,918 - $150,034
San Francisco, California
522 salaries
$61,136 - $170,437
Washington, District of Columbia
520 salaries
$63,906 - $161,201
Female
40%
female alumni
 
Male
60%
male alumni
Salary:$60,724 - $100,288 $73,245 - $124,016

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