How much does an Assistant Professor make? The average Assistant Professor salary is $81,434 as of October 27, 2022, but the salary range typically falls between $72,445 and $98,607. 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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Assistant Professor Salary in Major Cities

This chart shows the salary comparison for Assistant Professor between major cities. San Francisco City consistently ranks #1 as of October 27, 2022. Click on the chart to see the detail salary data for Assistant Professor in each city.
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City Name Average Salary
San Francisco, CA $101,793
Washington, DC $90,653
Miami, FL $79,277
Chicago, IL $86,393
Boston, MA $91,752
New York, NY $97,965
Dallas, TX $80,905
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Average Base Salary

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Average Total Cash Compensation

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What is the average salary for Assistant Professor in 2022?
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Assistant Professor in the United States. The base salary for Assistant Professor ranges from $72,445 to $98,607 with the average base salary of $81,434. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $74,593 to $103,274 with the average total cash compensation of $85,245.
Average Salary Average Salary Range
Base Salary $81,434 $72,445 - $98,607
Bonus $3,811 $2,147 - $4,667
Total Pay $85,245 $74,593 - $103,274
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What's the difference between Assistant Professor/Associate Professor and Assistant Professor?
According to our latest salary estimation on October 27, 2022. The average salary of Assistant Professor is $81,434, and the average salary of Assistant Professor/Associate Professor is $0. The average salary of Assistant Professor/Associate Professor is lower than Assistant Professor. ( 2022-10-27 salary.com )
I am an Assistant Professor, which location’s salary is higher, Boston, MA or Norwalk, CT?
Norwalk, CT typically sees higher pay than Boston, MA for Assistant Professor. an Assistant Professor Salary in Norwalk, CT is $93,711 as of October 27, 2022; an Assistant Professor Salary in Boston, MA is $91,752 as of October 27, 2022. ( 2022-10-27 salary.com )
Why does the salary of an Assistant Professor vary from city to city?
The cost of living is tied to salaries. If the expenses are higher in a particular city, then the wage level will be higher as well to afford the people can opportunity to live there. This is why you're always going to make more money in New York City for example, than in a small town. ( 2022-10-27 salary.com )
What are the Pay Factors for Assistant Professor?
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Last Update: October 27, 2022