The average hourly pay for an Adjunct Professor with English Language skills is $38.71.
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Job Description for Adjunct Professor
Adjunct professors serve as instructors and/or researchers for the institution at which they teach. Most often, adjunct professors are not full-time professors seeking a tenured position at a university. Rather, they are typically professionals working in a particular field who have part-time professor status teaching within that same field at a university; universities benefit because these professors have real-world experience working in the field and do not require the same employment benefit…Read more
Adjunct Professor Tasks
- Teach on a contractual basis at one or more colleges.
- Grade assignments and provide students with timely feedback.
- Develop the syllabus and prepare and lead discussions, lectures, tests, and assignments.
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Popular Skills for Adjunct Professor
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Skills in Oral / Verbal Communication, Online Education, Training, Public Speaking and People Management are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Adjunct Professor
An entry-level Adjunct Professor with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $34.71 based on 45 salaries. An early career Adjunct Professor with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $34.54 based on 105 salaries. A mid-career Adjunct Professor with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $39.84 based on 74 salaries. An experienced Adjunct Professor with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $38.90 based on 95 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $42.
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Employees with Adjunct Professor in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 126.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (92.5% more) and San Diego, California (78.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (10.6% less) and Houston, Texas (0.1% less).
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