£66,139
Avg. Salary
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The average pay for a Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education is £65,350 per year. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

£47,949 - £91,030
£48K
£66K
£91K
MEDIAN: £66,139
10%
50%
90%
£19.50 - £68.47
£45
MEDIAN: £45.00
50%
£0£92K
Salary £47,949 - £91,030
Bonus £993 - £12,255
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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£47,751 - £92,680
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 11 Aug 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 337
Hourly Data £0£68
Hourly Rate £45.00
Overtime £48.59
Annual Data £0£92K
Bonus £993 - £12,255
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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£47,751 - £92,680
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 11 Aug 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 5

Job Description for Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education

The job of a professor at the postsecondary or higher education level involves not only lecturing and teaching students in the classroom, but working with them to develop research, dissertations, or thesis-based papers as well. A professor also must be able to perform research, collect and analyze data, and examine original documents, literature, and other source material.

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Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education Tasks

  • Perform research to expand knowledge by performing experiments, collecting and analyzing data, or examining original documents, literature, and other source material.
  • Keep up with developments in an academic field.
  • Supervise graduate students' teaching and research.
  • Publish research findings.
  • Prepare lectures, exercises and laboratory experiments; grade exams and papers; advise and work with students individually.

Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education

Pay by Experience for a Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education has a positive trend. An entry-level Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤58,000 based on 31 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤62,000 based on 36 salaries. An experienced Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤65,000 based on 90 salaries. A Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤70,000 based on 100 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £66,337

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education?

Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education in London:
"Great colleagues, poor leaders."
Pros: Excellent research facilities, very collegial department and colleagues throughout institution.
Cons: Relatively poor pay, under-performing leadership (somewhat directionless, uninspiring, misguided)

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Key Stats for Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
11%
5-9 years
7%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
53%

Experience Affects Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education Salaries

▲5%

National Average
₤66,000

▼2%

Mid-Career
▼6%

Entry-Level
▼13%

Skills That Affect Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education Salaries

Research
▲5%

National Average
₤66,000


Teaching
▼2%

Gender

Female
18 %
Male
82 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
11%
5-9 years
7%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
53%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 21%
dental benefits
Dental: 9%
vision benefits
Vision: 10%
no benefits
None: 74%