An Assistant Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education earns an average salary of $58,733 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Clinical Research, Data Analysis, Grant Writing, Molecular Biology, and Research Analysis. Experience does not have a big impact on this job’s pay. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.
Assistant Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education Total Pay (?
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$41,817 - $89,745
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59K
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90K
MEDIAN: $58,732
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Assistant Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education Total Pay (?
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$14.32 - $66.72
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MEDIAN: $35.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$31K$62K$93K
Salary
$41,817 - $89,745  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,244  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $14,483  
Total Pay (?
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).
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$41,997 - $92,374  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 23 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 5,777
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$14.32 - $66.72  
   
Overtime
$0.33 - $101.37  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,244  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $14,483  
Total Pay (?
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).
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$41,997 - $92,374  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 23 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 5,777
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Assistant Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education Tasks
  • Develop and modify curriculum in coordination with committees.
  • Teach courses in a specific field.
  • Advise and mentor students.
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Pay by Experience Level for Assistant Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
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Pay Difference By Location
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$59,000
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Experience Affects Assistant Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education Salaries

National Average
$59,000

Skills That Affect Assistant Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education Salaries

Clinical Supervision
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Oral / Verbal Communication
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National Average
$59,000
Public Speaking
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Teaching
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Gender
Female
47%
female alumni
 
Male
53%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
6%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 91% dental benefits Dental: 71%
vision benefits Vision: 53% employee benefits None: 7%
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