Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Degree Average Salary

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Median Salary by Job

MinMax

Research Scientist
1273 profiles
$87,670
$60K$125K

$66,478
$50K$97K

$77,859
$55K$119K

United States (change)

$99,723
$61K$169K

$47,525
$39K$65K

Data Scientist
440 profiles
$106,948
$79K$140K

$104,772
$78K$133K

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  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 23,348
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Find out more about Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) pay

Key Stats for Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %
Salary
$49,603 - $103,366
Salary
$59,811 - $129,033

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5108 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
17%
$56,003 - $132,132
$60,675 - $126,865
$75,764 - $145,846
$57,818 - $125,118
$99,170 - $129,215
$43,157 - $91,424
$98,976 - $144,878
$108,234 - $155,972

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