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Assistant Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education Salary in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

The average Philadelphia Assistant Professor earns approximately $71K annually. Medical benefits are awarded to nearly all, and a strong majority earn dental coverage. It's heartening to note that most people in this field love their work, finding it both fun and rewarding. Men working as Philadelphia Assistant Professors who took the survey just slightly outnumber women at 57 percent. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$48,701 - $100,297
MEDIAN: $71,146

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$48,701 - $100,297  
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XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
$48,701 - $100,887  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 102

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Experience Affects Assistant Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Salaries

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Skills That Affect Assistant Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Salaries

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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 16 votes.


43 %
57 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 95% dental benefits Dental: 75%
vision benefits Vision: 61% employee benefits None: 1%