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 Academic Advisor to Administrative Coordinator. A salary of $65K per year is the median rate at New York University (NYU). Though your experience level is an influential salary factor for those at New York University (NYU), your role at the company turns out to have the greatest impact on paycheck size. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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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 annually on average. For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach $58K per year. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of New York University (NYU) employees (31 percent) have 10-19 years of experience and earn approximately $80K annually on average.


Professors represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at $95K per year — though Associate Directors of Career Services, Assistant Research Scientists, and Program Administrator, Academic Programss also do fairly well at $70K, around $62K, and $54K, respectively. Among the lower-paid positions at New York University (NYU) are Administrative Assistants — the median salary for this role approaches approximately $52K.

Certifications and Degrees

Monetary compensation comes to $125K annually for Project Management Professionals, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. On average, salaries rise to around $116K per year for accredited Registered Pharmacists. Those with a Doctor of Education (EdD) at New York University (NYU) come out on top, and their salaries approach about $138K annually.


The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Linux; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of $84K per year. A skill that is commonly seen around here is Project Management; nearly one in eight deem it necessary for work. Some other standard skills here are Research Analysis, People Management, and Event Planning.

Benefits and Perks

Only 35 percent receive paid vacation and sick leave. It's easy to build up retirement reserves here with programs such as a 403(b) plan and a 401(k) plan. Perks cover health insurance for a large number of respondents and dental coverage for a large number of employees. Additional benefits of working here are tuition reimbursement, a casual working environment, and life insurance.

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Key Stats for New York University (NYU)


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39 %
$48,919 - $74,313
$47,452 - $114,656
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 33 votes.
$47,063 - $71,349
$39,727 - $99,492
$41,106 - $71,637
$50,000 - $92,510
$50,000 - $120,000
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