Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Degree Average Salary

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Median Salary by Job

MinMax

Research Scientist
1277 profiles
$87,520
$59K$124K

$66,006
$50K$98K

$77,042
$56K$121K

United States (change)

$98,694
$62K$172K

$47,652
$39K$68K

Data Scientist
430 profiles
$106,573
$78K$141K

$104,259
$77K$133K

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  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 9 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 23,111
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Key Stats for Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %
Salary
$49,547 - $102,939
Salary
$59,790 - $129,189

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4979 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
17%
$56,029 - $131,908
$60,340 - $126,809
$76,597 - $146,328
$57,979 - $125,135
$99,083 - $128,732
$43,157 - $92,155
$109,456 - $156,974
$100,876 - $148,427

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