Average Salary for New York University (NYU) Employees

Operating out of New York City, N.Y., New York University (NYU) employs talent in positions ranging from Assistant Professor to Postdoctoral Research Associate. The median salary at New York University (NYU) is $65K annually. Though how long you've been working does impact pay, what you do at the company is the primary influence on employee salary at New York University (NYU). The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

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70 Washington Sq South
New York City, New York 10012


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Years of Experience

Survey participants who have worked at New York University (NYU) for between five and 10 years earn about $62K per year on average. Overall, the greater share of New York University (NYU) folks have one to four years of experience and earn an average approximately $55K annually.


Bringing in the most money are Associate Professors — their earnings average $92K per year. Assistant Professors are a close second at around $81K along with Data Modelers ($64K) and Research Associates ($59K). Administrative Assistants make an average around $42K, close to the bottom of the company pay scale.

Certifications and Degrees

Being a Senior Human Resources Professional certainly has its perks — salaries approach $134K annually and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. On average, salaries rise to $89K per year for accredited Pediatric Advanced Life Support Specialists. New York University (NYU) provides the highest financial reward to those with a Bachelor's Degree — these employees rake in about $70K annually.


The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Financial Analysis; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of $79K per year. One of the more prevalent skills at New York University (NYU) is Project Management, with roughly one in eight considering it a key competency. Other skills in demand are Counseling, Event Planning, and Microsoft Excel.

Benefits and Perks

Just a quarter of survey participants receive paid time off. With an eye toward the future, New York University (NYU) offers several choices in retirement planning such as a 403(b) plan and a 401(k) plan. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for a large number of employees, and a solid majority of respondents report receiving dental coverage as well. The company also dishes out perks such as tuition reimbursement, life insurance, and a casual working environment.

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Key Stats for New York University (NYU)


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