Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education in Chicago, Illinois Salary

The average salary for a Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education in Chicago, Illinois is $87,006 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Research Analysis, Writing Procedures & Documentation, and Administration.

$55,000 - $201,182
$55K
$98K
$200K
MEDIAN: $98,247
10%
50%
90%

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Salary $55,000 - $201,182
Bonus $25,000
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$55,000 - $201,182
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 29

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About Chicago, Illinois

Cook County, Illinois
2,720,556
Male:
1,320,015 (48.5%)
Female:
1,400,541 (51.5%)
Chicago (/ʃᵻˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃᵻˈkɔːɡoʊ/), officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States, and the county seat of Cook County. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the second-busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; the region also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research...
Chicago:
$50,702
Illinois:
$59,588
$985
Chicago:
$238,500
Illinois:
$180,300
6.3%

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 $55,000 based on 14 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 $58,000 based on 7 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 $93,000 based on 13 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 $115,000 based on 15 salaries.

Key Stats for Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
55%
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Experience Affects Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education Salaries

▲17%

National Average
$98,000

Experienced
▼6%

Mid-Career
▼41%

Entry-Level
▼44%

Skills That Affect Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education Salaries

Research Analysis
▲93%

Writing Procedures & Documentation
▲76%

Administration
▲9%

National Average
$98,000

Curriculum Planning
▼6%

Oral / Verbal Communication
▼16%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
55%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 63%
no benefits
None: 11%
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