Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Degree Average Salary

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Median Salary by Job

MinMax

Research Scientist
1185 profiles
$87,935
$59K$125K

$66,910
$50K$98K

$78,650
$55K$121K

United States (change)

$98,114
$60K$167K

$47,785
$39K$67K

Data Scientist
472 profiles
$107,241
$80K$140K

$105,052
$78K$134K

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  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Apr 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 21,562
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Key Stats for Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Gender

Female
37 %
Male
63 %
Salary
$49,862 - $104,011
Salary
$60,117 - $129,245

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5324 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
17%
$57,397 - $133,091
$61,980 - $128,276
$76,292 - $145,227
$58,443 - $125,956
$99,472 - $129,546
$43,313 - $91,094
$100,471 - $145,077
$109,052 - $156,406

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