How much does an Associate Professor make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for an Associate Professor in the United States is $45 as of September 27, 2021, but the salary range typically falls between $40 and $49. Hourly rate 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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What is an Associate Professor?

Associate Professor (frequently capitalized as Associate Professor) is an academic title with two principal meanings. In the North American system, used in the United States and many other countries, it is a position between assistant professor and a full professorship. In this system an associate professorship is typically the first promotion obtained after gaining a faculty position, and in the United States it is usually connected to tenure. In the Commonwealth system, the title Associate Professor is traditionally used in place of reader in certain countries. Like the reader title it ran...

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POS # 1019902 ASSISTANT OR ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR POSITION IN DIABETES & HEALTH DISPARITIES RESEARCH The Division of Endocrine & Metabolic Disorders at the Eastern Virginia Medical School (EVMS) is ...
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George Mason University - Arlington , VA
Full or Associate Professor The George Mason University Schar School of Policy and Government invites applications for a faculty position at the level of Professor or Associate Professor. We seek an ...
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Virginia Tech is inviting applications for an Assistant Professor of Plant Pathology (9-month, tenure track position, 50% Research, 50% Extension) to be located at the Eastern Shore Agricultural ...
DiversityJobs - 15 days ago
University of Virginia Department of Anesthesiology - Charlottesville , VA
... rank of Professor at the University of Virginia and have significant experience in faculty ... Partner and collaborate with the Senior Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs and Faculty Development ...
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Darden School of Business, University of Virginia - 22903 , VA
The position may be filled at the Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor level. This full-time, nine-month appointment requires teaching five courses per year, as well as writing cases and ...
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Randolph-Macon College - Ashland , VA
ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF CRIMINOLOGY Position Details: The Department of Sociology, Anthropology, and Criminology at Randolph-Macon College invites applications for an Assistant Professor of ...
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