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PhD Student Salaries

11,305 Salaries

Average Base Pay
$27,170 / yr
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$2,712
Range$383 - $13,352

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The national average salary for a PhD Student is $27,170 in United States. Filter by location to see PhD Student salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 11,305 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by PhD Student employees.

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PhD Student

Stanford University

$37,277/yr

Range: $26K - $87K

174 salaries

$37,277/yr
$26K$87K

PhD Student

University of Pennsylvania

$31,675/yr

Range: $21K - $51K

103 salaries

$31,675/yr
$21K$51K

PhD Student

Harvard University

$35,081/yr

Range: $23K - $43K

99 salaries

$35,081/yr
$23K$43K

PhD Student

Northwestern University

$31,208/yr

Range: $24K - $38K

81 salaries

$31,208/yr
$24K$38K

PhD Student

Columbia University

$35,362/yr

Range: $25K - $43K

79 salaries

$35,362/yr
$25K$43K

PhD Student

Yale University

$34,042/yr

Range: $28K - $39K

60 salaries

$34,042/yr
$28K$39K

PhD Student

Johns Hopkins University

$30,891/yr

Range: $23K - $39K

58 salaries

$30,891/yr
$23K$39K

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PhD Student

Duke University

$29,864/yr

Range: $24K - $34K

55 salaries

$29,864/yr
$24K$34K

PhD Student

Carnegie Mellon University

$29,008/yr

Range: $21K - $37K

51 salaries

$29,008/yr
$21K$37K

PhD Student

University of Southern California

$31,937/yr

Range: $22K - $36K

49 salaries

$31,937/yr
$22K$36K

PhD Student

NYU (New York University)

$32,659/yr

Range: $25K - $44K

49 salaries

$32,659/yr
$25K$44K

PhD Student

University of Chicago

$30,167/yr

Range: $22K - $38K

45 salaries

$30,167/yr
$22K$38K

PhD Student

Emory University

$28,145/yr

Range: $22K - $35K

40 salaries

$28,145/yr
$22K$35K

PhD Student

UC San Diego

$30,193/yr

Range: $22K - $35K

37 salaries

$30,193/yr
$22K$35K

PhD Student - Monthly

Carnegie Mellon University

$2,471/mo

Range: $2K - $3K

37 salaries

$2,471/mo
$2K$3K

PhD Student

Boston University

$32,556/yr

Range: $22K - $38K

34 salaries

$32,556/yr
$22K$38K

PhD Student

Princeton University

$32,932/yr

Range: $27K - $40K

32 salaries

$32,932/yr
$27K$40K

PhD Student

Brown University

$31,821/yr

Range: $23K - $38K

32 salaries

$31,821/yr
$23K$38K

PhD Student

Washington University in St. Louis

$30,570/yr

Range: $23K - $32K

30 salaries

$30,570/yr
$23K$32K

PhD Student

Rice University

$28,234/yr

Range: $17K - $31K

30 salaries

$28,234/yr
$17K$31K
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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent phd student salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$32,739
per year
A PhD Graduate Student in the Ann Arbor, MI Area area reported making $32,739 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Ann Arbor, MI Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$50,000
per year
A PhD Student in the Las Vegas, NV Area area reported making $50,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Las Vegas, NV Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$29,630
per year
A PhD Student in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $29,630 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$33,033
per year
A PhD Graduate Student in the San Diego, CA Area area reported making $33,033 per year
Job Highlights
San Diego, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$35,000
per year
A PhD Student in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $35,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Boston, MA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$1,800
monthly
A PhD Graduate Student in the Oklahoma City, OK Area area reported making $1,800 per month
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Oklahoma City, OK Area area
Part-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
$28,000
per year
A PhD Student in the Allentown, PA Area area reported making $28,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Allentown, PA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
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