Doctorate (PhD) Degree Average Salary

Doctorate (PhD) Median Salary by Job

MinMax

Research Scientist
88 profiles
$87,209
$56K$123K

Assistant Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
49 profiles
$63,738
$50K$102K

Data Scientist
49 profiles
$109,134
$84K$149K

United States (change)

Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
46 profiles
$96,440
$53K$191K

Physical Therapist (PT)
37 profiles
$67,245
$56K$78K

Postdoctoral Research Associate
34 profiles
$49,263
$33K$75K

Research Scientist, Biotechnology
33 profiles
$87,333
$65K$119K

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  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,587
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Key Stats for Doctorate (PhD)

Gender

Female
40 %
Male
60 %
Salary
$49,708 - $107,977
Salary
$60,316 - $135,969

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 338 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
19%
$81,770 - $163,904
$66,631 - $148,645
$54,245 - $134,694
$52,831 - $154,184
$72,086 - $134,053
$100,558 - $122,040
$101,736 - $176,874
$98,500 - $177,465
$68,500 - $150,498
$118,750 - $142,500

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