The average salary for an Assistant Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education in Seattle, Washington is $71,213 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Data Analysis, Oral / Verbal Communication, Grant Writing, and Research Analysis.

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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 18

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About Seattle, Washington

King County, Washington
684,443
Male:
345,659 (50.5%)
Female:
338,784 (49.5%)
Seattle (/siˈætəl/) is a seaport city on the west coast of the United States and the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 684,451 residents as of 2015, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. As of 2015, it is estimated to be the 18th largest city in the United States. In July 2013, it was the fastest-growing major city in the United States and remained in the Top 5 in May 2015 with an annual growth rate of 2.1%. The Seattle metropolitan area is the 15th largest metropolitan area in the United States with over 3.7 million inhabitants. The city is situated on an isthmus between Puget Sound (an inlet of the Pacific Ocean) and Lake Washington, about 100 miles (160 km) south of the Canada–United States border. A major gateway for trade with Asia, Seattle is the...
Seattle:
$80,349
Washington:
$64,129
$1,356
Seattle:
$530,900
Washington:
$284,000
3.5%

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Pay by Experience Level for Assistant Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Assistant Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 28%

Mid-Career
up arrow 19%

Late-Career
up arrow 4%

Entry-Level
0%

National Average
$71,000

Skills That Affect Assistant Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education Salaries

Data Analysis
up arrow 38%

Oral / Verbal Communication
up arrow 24%

Grant Writing
up arrow 23%

Research Analysis
up arrow 17%

National Average
$71,000

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
medical benefits
Vision: 73%
dental benefits
None:
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