Doctorate (PhD) Degree Average Salary

Doctorate (PhD) Median Salary by Job

MinMax

Research Scientist
100 profiles
$88,183
$57K$125K

Assistant Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
53 profiles
$63,290
$50K$104K

Data Scientist
47 profiles
$111,094
$83K$147K

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Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
46 profiles
$96,440
$53K$197K

Postdoctoral Research Associate
39 profiles
$47,437
$34K$73K

Physical Therapist (PT)
38 profiles
$67,476
$56K$77K

Research Scientist, Biotechnology
37 profiles
$87,106
$64K$117K

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  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 23 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,717
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Key Stats for Doctorate (PhD)

Gender

Female
40 %
Male
60 %
Salary
$49,514 - $106,641
Salary
$61,014 - $136,814

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 341 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
19%
$67,728 - $149,363
$78,069 - $162,396
$54,245 - $137,370
$58,427 - $149,163
$71,552 - $133,223
$97,871 - $126,155
$117,500 - $165,000
$87,455 - $149,227
$118,750 - $142,500
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