The average hourly pay for an Adjunct Professor in Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina is $45.00.
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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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Employees with Adjunct Professor in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 44.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (32.0% more) and Boston, Massachusetts (19.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (25.8% less), Houston, Texas (15.9% less) and Miami, Florida (10.4% less).
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