Associate Professor Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$98,000
$55,000
Min 10%
$98,000
Median 50%
$173,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Emory Healthcare
Highest Paying City
Los Angeles, CA
Highest Paying State
California
Average Experience Level
5.8 years
How much does an associate professor make?
The national average salary for an Associate Professor in the United States is $98,212 per year or $47.22 per hour. The top 10 percent make over $173,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $55,000 per year. The most abundant employment opportunities for Associate Professors are in Education companies and Health Care companies. Some of the states with the best Associate Professor salaries are California, Nevada, Connecticut, Delaware, and Arizona. The typical employment in the position spans 5.8 years.
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Average Associate Professor Salary By Location

Across America, Associate Professors make on average $98,212 annually or $47.22 hourly. The top city when it comes to Associate Professor salaries is Los Angeles, CA at $138,407 per year. The Los Angeles, CA average entry-level salary for Associate Professors is $65,000. California, Nevada, Connecticut, Delaware, and Arizona are the top 5 highest earning states for Associate Professors. Oklahoma, South Carolina, and Hawaii have the lowest Associate Professor salaries.

Map of Associate Professor Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Associate Professors earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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Average Associate Professor Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries an Associate Professor makes. The most abundant employment opportunities for Associate Professors are in Education companies and Health Care companies. Companies like Emory Healthcare or California Institute of the Arts will get you the highest pay packages. Companies like UT Health San Antonio and LSU Health Sciences Center also pay high salaries to their Associate Professors.

Associate Professor Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Recently Added Associate Professor Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Colo Mesa Univ Human Resources
Associate Professor of Marketing, Multiple Nursing Positions, Reservat
03/31/2020
$75,000
University of Texas Medical Branch
Associate Professor-Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences
03/09/2020
$325,000
Teaching Assistant/Associate/Full Professor
03/04/2020
$70,000
University of North Carolina Greensboro
Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor
02/19/2020
$65,000
UNCG
Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor
02/18/2020
$65,000
Bastyr University
Associate Professor
01/24/2020
$79,503
Sul Ross State University
Associate Professor
01/23/2020
$65,000
Associate Professor
01/22/2020
$70,000
Associate Professor
01/10/2020
$121,128
Dickinson State University
Associate Professor
12/18/2019
$85,000
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