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 Administrative Aide. A salary of $65K per year is the median rate at New York University (NYU). What you do at the company influences pay for New York University (NYU) workers the most, followed by your experience level. 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

For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to $62K annually. The largest fraction of New York University (NYU) people (30 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn $54K per year on average.


The highest paychecks go to Professors, who earn an average $101K annually, closely trailed by Associate Professors (about $92K), Assistant Professors (approximately $81K), and Postdoctoral Research Associates (around $57K). Administrative Assistants are among the lowest paid at a median salary of about $46K.

Certifications and Degrees

Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Senior Human Resources Professionals, who make $134K per year. Earning a Pediatric Advanced Life Support Specialist certification garners significant financial rewards of approximately $89K annually on average. New York University (NYU) workers who hold a Bachelor's Degree are also well compensated, earning $70K on average.


The highest-paying skill to have may be Financial Analysis; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of $79K per year. One of the more prevalent skills at New York University (NYU) is Project Management, with one-eighth considering it a key competency. Event Planning, Counseling, and Microsoft Excel round out the set of key employee skills.

Benefits and Perks

Merely a quarter of survey participants at New York University (NYU) earn paid vacation and paid sick time. Workers wishing to put aside retirement money are in luck; New York University (NYU) sponsors various plans such as a 403(b) plan and a 401(k) plan. Almost all workers have health insurance, and benefits for a fair number of workers also include dental insurance. Perks also include tuition reimbursement, a casual working environment, and life insurance.

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Key Stats for New York University (NYU)


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$41,583 - $77,947
$47,569 - $95,203
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