ASSISTANT PROFESSOR SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$80,000
$41,000
Min 10%
$80,000
Median 50%
$154,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Univ Med Cent of Fresno
Highest Paying City
Los Angeles, CA
Highest Paying State
Hawaii
Average Experience Level
4.3 years
How much does an assistant professor make?
The national average salary for an Assistant Professor in the United States is $80,233 per year or $38.57 per hour. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $41,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $154,000. Most Assistant Professor jobs are in Hospitality companies and Professional companies. Hawaii, California, Nevada, Oregon, and Washington are some of the states with the best Assistant Professor salaries in the US. The typical tenure for an Assistant Professor is 4.3 years.

Average Assistant Professor Salary By Company

Assistant Professors can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. Hospitality companies and Professional companies have the most job opportunities for Assistant Professors. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Assistant Professors are Univ Med Cent of Fresno and Usa Healthcare Inc.. In addition, companies like Fairfield and California Institute of the Arts report highly competitive salaries for Assistant Professors.

Average Assistant Professor Salary By Location

As an Assistant Professor in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $80,233 per year or $38.57 per hour. The city with the highest Assistant Professor salary is Los Angeles, CA at $111,841 per year. The average starting salary in Los Angeles, CA for Assistant Professors is $51,000. Hawaii, California, Nevada, Oregon, and Washington are the states with the highest payscale for Assistant Professors. Florida, North Dakota, and South Carolina have the lowest Assistant Professor salaries.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Los Angeles, CA
$111,841
2
Seattle, WA
$98,294
3
Tempe, AZ
$97,905
4
El Paso, TX
$93,570
5
Salt Lake City, UT
$87,447

Average Assistant Professor Salary By Industry

Assistant Professor salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our data shows that Hospitality companies, Non Profits companies, and Health Care companies tend to have the highest salaries for Assistant Professors. Salaries for Assistant Professors in Hospitality companies average $82,039 annually, while Non Profits companies and Health Care companies pay $80,294 and $80,006, respectively. At $74,224, the average salary for Assistant Professors in the Technology industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Hospitality
$82,039
2
Non Profits
$80,294
3
Health Care
$80,006
4
Professional
$77,992
5
Technology
$74,224

RECENTLY ADDED Assistant Professor SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Dixie State University
Assistant Professor
10/31/2019
$48,000
10/31/2019
$53,248
Michigan State University
Assistant Professor
10/29/2019
$90,000
10/29/2019
$43,495
University of South Carolina
Assistant Professor
10/26/2019
$90,000
West Texas A&M University
Assistant Professor
10/26/2019
$117,000
U.S. Air Force Academy
Assistant Professor
10/25/2019
$96,499
Farmingdale State College
Assistant Professor
10/25/2019
$65,000
UNC Department of Public Safety
Assistant Professor
10/25/2019
$65,000
10/22/2019
$65,000
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