Doctorate (PhD) Degree

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Gender Breakdown

This data is based on 2,668 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.
Male
61%
Salary:
$62k - $172k
Female
39%
Salary:
$52k - $143k

Job Satisfaction

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Based on 766 responses

Popular Schools for Doctorate (PhD) Degrees

Pay ranges for people with a Doctorate (PhD) degree by school.
Pennsylvania State University (Penn State) - Main Campus
$95k - $114k
University of California - Berkeley
$103k - $142k
University of California - Santa Barbara (UCSB)
$107k - $127k
University of Wisconsin (UW) - Madison
$79k - $127k
Georgia Institute of Technology
$81k - $123k

Popular Companies for Doctorate (PhD) Degrees

Pay ranges for people with a Doctorate (PhD) degree by employer.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 3,109 survey responses.
Early Career
26.7%
Experienced
25.7%
Mid Career
22.5%
Late Career
18.8%
Entry Level
6.4%