RESEARCH ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$91,000
$53,000
Min 10%
$91,000
Median 50%
$156,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
University of Delaware
Highest Paying City
Fairbanks, AK
Highest Paying State
Hawaii
Average Experience Level
4.7 years
How much does a research associate professor make?
The national average salary for a Research Associate Professor in the U.S. is $91,574 annually or $44.03 hourly. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $156,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $53,000 per year. Hospitality companies and Non Profits companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. States with the highest Research Associate Professor salaries include Hawaii, Alaska, Colorado, Delaware, and California. The typical employment for a Research Associate Professor is 4.7 years.

Average Research Associate Professor Salary By Company

Research Associate Professor jobs offer good job security, but the wages reported in some industries are higher than others. Hospitality companies and Non Profits companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. University of Delaware and University of Alaska are the highest paying companies. If you can find a job at a company like Wright State University or Emory Healthcare, they also offer very competitive salaries to their Research Associate Professors.

Average Research Associate Professor Salary By Location

Across America, Research Associate Professors make on average $91,574 annually or $44.03 hourly. Fairbanks, AK reports the highest Research Associate Professor salaries at $111,265 per year. The Fairbanks, AK average entry-level salary for Research Associate Professors is $89,000. Hawaii, Alaska, Colorado, Delaware, and California are the highest paying states. Mississippi, New Hampshire, and Montana have the lowest Research Associate Professor salaries.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Fairbanks, AK
$111,265
2
Philadelphia, PA
$101,771
3
Newark, DE
$101,745
4
Baltimore, MD
$100,759
5
Lincoln, NE
$99,720

Average Research Associate Professor Salary By Industry

Wages for Research Associate Professors can differ based on the industry they work in. By looking at our data, we can see that Health Care companies, Technology companies, and Hospitality companies pay their Research Associate Professors well. Health Care companies pay their Research Associate Professors the highest wages, averaging $98,736 per year. Technology companies and Hospitality companies pay well too, at $96,849 and $83,437, respectively. At $74,413, the average salary for Research Associate Professors in the Pharmaceutical industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Health Care
$98,736
2
Technology
$96,849
3
Hospitality
$83,437
4
Pharmaceutical
$74,413

RECENTLY ADDED Research Associate Professor SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
University of Arizona
Research Associate Professor
06/05/2019
$75,000
Cornell University
Research Associate Professor
03/15/2019
$165,000