Assistant Professor Salary in the United States

How much does an Assistant Professor make in the United States? The average Assistant Professor salary in the United States is $76,008 as of October 30, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $67,619 and $92,022. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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$67,619 to $92,022
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What is an Assistant Professor?

Assistant Professor is an academic rank used in universities or colleges in the United States, Canada, and some other countries.[vague]...

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Job Openings for Assistant Professor
Lewis-Clark State College - Lewiston , Idaho
Lewis-Clark State College invites applications for the position of Assistant Professor of Industrial Electronics Technology. Salary and rank based on experience and qualifications: $43,000 to $45,000
Monster - 3 days ago
Washington State University - Pullman , Washington
Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry Employee Type: Faculty Position Number: 41859 Work Location: Pullman Summary of Duties: The Department of Chemistry at Washington State University invites ...
Monster - 10 days ago
Washington State University - Pullman , Washington
Assistant Professor, Digital Technology and Culture Program Employee Type: Faculty Position Number: 70233 Work Location: Pullman Summary of Duties: The Digital Technology and Culture (DTC ) Program ...
Monster - 10 days ago
Univ. of Redlands - Redlands , California
Assistant Professor DEPARTMENT/SCHOOL: School of Music AVAILABLE: September 2020 POSTING DATE: August 9, 2019 APPLICATION DEADLINE: Open until filled, applications reviewed on October 15 The School ...
Monster - 10 days ago
Univ. of Redlands - Redlands , California
Assistant Professor DEPARTMENT/SCHOOL: Business Administration and Management AVAILABLE: September 2020 POSTING DATE: June 21, 2019 APPLICATION DEADLINE: Open until filled, applications reviewed on ...
Monster - 10 days ago
Central Washington University - Ellensburg , Washington
Job Summary The Department of Information Technology and Administrative Management (ITAM) at Central Washington University, in Ellensburg, Washington, invites applications for an Assistant Professor ...
Monster - 10 days ago
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