Doctorate (PhD) Degree Average Salary

Doctorate (PhD) Median Salary by Job

MinMax

Research Scientist
105 profiles
$88,620
$56K$124K

Assistant Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
59 profiles
$62,721
$49K$102K

Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
49 profiles
$98,008
$54K$196K

Data Scientist
47 profiles
$111,094
$84K$147K

Postdoctoral Research Associate
38 profiles
$48,350
$36K$74K

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

Research Scientist, Biotechnology
36 profiles
$86,734
$64K$113K

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  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,803
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Key Stats for Doctorate (PhD)

Gender

Female
39 %
Male
61 %
Salary
$49,345 - $106,801
Salary
$60,354 - $135,581

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 356 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
19%
$78,532 - $164,657
$67,492 - $153,422
$56,684 - $135,962
$59,227 - $127,009
$48,430 - $150,000
$101,130 - $127,108
$101,736 - $176,874
$87,455 - $149,227
$118,750 - $142,500
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