What am I worth?
Get a free salary report »
What should I pay?
Pay the right way »

Entry-Level Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education Salary

An Entry-Level Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education earns an average salary of $56,763 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Administration and Clinical Research.

$39,165 - $99,888
(Median)
$39K
$57K
$100K
MEDIAN: $56,763
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$15.10 - $63.62
(Median)
$15
$30
$64
MEDIAN: $29.00
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$39,165 - $99,888  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,202  
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).
)
$39,090 - $100,896  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 518
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$15.10 - $63.62  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $102.23  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,202  
   
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).
)
$39,090 - $100,896  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 32

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education Job Listings

Jobs by Simply Hired
jobs by Indeed job search

Search for more jobs:

Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education Advice

What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education in New York:
"Persistent."
Be persistent in what you want to pursue. Don't give up easily. When you first do not succeed, keep trying.

 
ADVERTISEMENT
United States (change)

Skills That Affect Entry-Level Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education Salaries

Administration
up arrow 28%

Clinical Research
up arrow 26%

Research Analysis
up arrow 8%

Oral / Verbal Communication
up arrow 6%

Writing Procedures & Documentation
up arrow 1%

National Average
$58,000

Curriculum Planning
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 69 votes.

Gender

Female
47 %
Male
53 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 87% dental benefits Dental: 63%
vision benefits Vision: 49% employee benefits None: 11%
ADVERTISEMENT