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 average employee at New York University (NYU) takes home $65K annually. New York University (NYU) paychecks are largely negotiated based on your role at the company, though how long you've been working is also considered. This overview is based on 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

Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make $62K per year on average. The largest fraction of New York University (NYU) people (31 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn $55K annually on average.


The highest average salaries go to Associate Professors, who bring in close to about $92K per year, though Assistant Professors are not far behind at $81K along with Data Modelers (approximately $64K) and Research Associates (around $59K). Administrative Assistants at New York University (NYU) do not see much in the way of financial compensation and represent one of the lower-paid positions (about $42K on average) at the company.

Certifications and Degrees

Senior Human Resources Professionals earn $134K annually, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. Acquiring certification to be a Pediatric Advanced Life Support Specialist is rewarded with median pay of $89K per year. It pays to have a Bachelor's Degree at New York University (NYU) — these employees make the most at around $70K annually.


In this position, it pays to have Financial Analysis in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of approximately $79K per year. A garden variety skill at New York University (NYU) is Project Management; close to one-eighth of New York University (NYU)'s people use it regularly. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Counseling, Event Planning, and Microsoft Excel.

Benefits and Perks

Just one in four employees receive paid time off. New York University (NYU) helps its workers sock away funds for retirement, offering plans such as a 403(b) plan and a 401(k) plan. Health insurance is part of the package for a large number of survey participants, and for a solid majority of workers, dental coverage is too. New York University (NYU) folks also make good use of tuition reimbursement, life insurance, and a casual working environment.

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