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How Much Does a Social Sciences Lecturer Earn In The United States?

Social Sciences Lecturer Salaries
Updated April 6, 2021
Average Yearly Salary
$62,000
$41,000
$62,000
$93,000
Social sciences lecturers in the United States make an average salary of $62,202 per year or $29.9 per hour. People on the lower end of that spectrum, the bottom 10% to be exact, make roughly $41,000 a year, while the top 10% makes $93,000. As most things go, location can be critical. Alaska, Mississippi, Oregon, Illinois, and Iowa provide the highest social sciences lecturer salaries.
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Where Social Sciences Lecturers Earn The Most

The darker areas on the map show where social sciences lecturers earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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How Much Do Social Sciences Lecturers Earn In Different Cities?

While a social sciences lecturer can average a salary of $62,202 per year, or $29.9 per hour, there are many opportunities for social sciences lecturers to make more. For example, in Portland, OR you might make $81,471 per year. Other high-paying locations include Merced, CA, Chicago, IL and Clinton, IA. If you're in an entry-level position, your best bet is to move to Portland, OR where the average starting salary is $51,000. The highest paying states for social sciences lecturers include Alaska, Mississippi and Oregon. Meanwhile, Louisiana, North Carolina, and Alabama offer the lowest salaries.
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1. Portland, OR
$81,471
Avg. Salary
$49k
$104k
2. Merced, CA
$80,327
Avg. Salary
$49k
$104k
3. Chicago, IL
$80,321
Avg. Salary
$49k
$104k
4. Clinton, IA
$79,265
Avg. Salary
$49k
$104k
5. Jersey City, NJ
$75,472
Avg. Salary
$49k
$104k
6. Pawtucket, RI
$75,198
Avg. Salary
$49k
$104k

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Which Companies Pay Social Sciences Lecturers The Most?

If you want to get paid the most as a social sciences lecturer, being employed by a company such as University of California Press or North Dakota State University would be a smart choice, as they are the highest paying companies in this field. Additionally, companies like Chapin Hall Center For Children and Howard University also report highly competitive salaries for social sciences lecturers.
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Social Sciences Lecturer Salary History

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    Recently Added Social Sciences Lecturer Salaries

    Location
    CompanyascdescJobascdescLocationascdescDate AddedascdescSalaryascdesc
    Sul Ross State University
    Sul Ross State University
    Faculty/Lecturer-Computer Science
    Faculty/Lecturer-Computer Science
    Faculty/Lecturer-Computer Science
    Alpine, TX
    Alpine, TX
    12/20/2020
    12/20/2020
    $25,560
    $25,560
    12/20/2020
    Lecturer In Cognitive and Information Sciences: Academic Year (Anticipated)
    Lecturer In Cognitive and Information Sciences: Academic Year (Anticipated)
    Merced, CA
    Merced, CA
    05/20/2020
    05/20/2020
    $56,381
    $56,381
    05/20/2020
    Sul Ross State University
    Sul Ross State University
    Faculty/Lecturer-Computer Science
    Faculty/Lecturer-Computer Science
    Faculty/Lecturer-Computer Science
    Alpine, TX
    Alpine, TX
    04/04/2020
    04/04/2020
    $25,560
    $25,560
    04/04/2020
    Lecturer of Health Sciences Library and Informatics Center-REQ# 11991
    Lecturer of Health Sciences Library and Informatics Center-REQ# 11991
    Albuquerque, NM
    Albuquerque, NM
    03/02/2020
    03/02/2020
    $50,000
    $50,000
    03/02/2020
    Suny College at Plattsburgh
    Suny College at Plattsburgh
    Lecturer, Computer Science
    Lecturer, Computer Science
    Lecturer, Computer Science
    Plattsburgh, NY
    Plattsburgh, NY
    02/11/2020
    02/11/2020
    $52,000
    $52,000
    02/11/2020
    Social Sciences Lecturer
    Social Sciences Lecturer
    Raleigh, NC
    Raleigh, NC
    12/05/2019
    12/05/2019
    $60,000
    $60,000
    12/05/2019
    Cuny
    Cuny
    Social Sciences Lecturer
    Social Sciences Lecturer
    Social Sciences Lecturer
    New York, NY
    New York, NY
    12/05/2019
    12/05/2019
    $45,750
    $45,750
    12/05/2019
    Suny College at Plattsburgh
    Suny College at Plattsburgh
    Social Sciences Lecturer
    Social Sciences Lecturer
    Social Sciences Lecturer
    Plattsburgh, NY
    Plattsburgh, NY
    11/04/2019
    11/04/2019
    $48,000
    $48,000
    11/04/2019
    Social Sciences Lecturer
    Social Sciences Lecturer
    Merced, CA
    Merced, CA
    10/31/2019
    10/31/2019
    $56,381
    $56,381
    10/31/2019
    W.M. Rice University
    W.M. Rice University
    Lecturer-Computer Science
    Lecturer-Computer Science
    Lecturer-Computer Science
    Houston, TX
    Houston, TX
    08/07/2019
    08/07/2019
    $96,000
    $96,000
    08/07/2019