Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Degree Average Salary

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Median Salary by Job

MinMax

Research Scientist
1235 profiles
$88,046
$60K$125K

$67,293
$50K$98K

$78,686
$55K$121K

United States (change)

$98,013
$61K$167K

$47,983
$39K$67K

Data Scientist
491 profiles
$107,422
$79K$140K

$105,056
$78K$134K

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  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 6 Jun 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 22,256
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Key Stats for Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Gender

Female
37 %
Male
63 %
Salary
$49,849 - $104,076
Salary
$60,059 - $129,140

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5459 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
17%
$57,118 - $132,795
$61,909 - $127,925
$76,842 - $145,401
$58,201 - $125,457
$99,250 - $129,988
$43,313 - $91,094
$99,998 - $146,090
$108,848 - $156,674

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