Doctorate (PhD) Degree Average Salary

Doctorate (PhD) Median Salary by Job

MinMax

Research Scientist
252 profiles
$85,837
$58K$117K

$65,298
$49K$99K

$101,929
$60K$182K

United States (change)

$78,239
$56K$114K

$46,334
$37K$66K

$102,821
$78K$129K

$109,353
$77K$146K

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  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Feb 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 5,132
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Key Stats for Doctorate (PhD)

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
62 %
Salary
$49,516 - $106,848
Salary
$60,705 - $132,886

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 787 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
19%
$58,178 - $146,898
$78,276 - $149,168
$61,054 - $142,105
$59,450 - $118,065
$91,231 - $123,781
$99,329 - $166,142
$99,329 - $150,865
$80,475 - $143,040

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