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1,340 Assistant Professor Salaries

Assistant Professors earn $64,000 annually on average, or $31 per hour, which is 3% less than the national average for all working Americans. Our data indicates that the best paid Assistant Professors work for Naval Postgraduate School at $123,000 annually while the lowest paid Assistant Professors work for North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University earning approximately $23,000 each year.

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$66K University of Texas' Average Assistant Professor Salary (21 salaries)

+$2K (3%) more than national average Assistant Professor salary ($64K)
+$31K (61%) more than average University of Texas salary ($35K)
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+$34K (40%) more than average University of Texas Assistant Professor salary ($66K)
"good one"
-$5K (7%) less than average University of Texas Assistant Professor salary ($66K)
-$15K (25%) less than average University of Texas Assistant Professor salary ($66K)
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$66K University of Cincinnati's Average Assistant Professor Salary (13 salaries)

+$2K (3%) more than national average Assistant Professor salary ($64K)
+$35K (72%) more than average University of Cincinnati salary ($31K)
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-$16K (27%) less than average University of Cincinnati Assistant Professor salary ($66K)
"I feel I am being paid well for my department, but underpaid in terms of my profession as a whole."
-$5K (7%) less than average University of Cincinnati Assistant Professor salary ($66K)
+$25K (31%) more than average University of Cincinnati Assistant Professor salary ($66K)
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$63K Boston University's Average Assistant Professor Salary (12 salaries)

-$1K (1%) less than national average Assistant Professor salary ($64K)
+$28K (57%) more than average Boston University salary ($35K)
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+$12K (17%) more than average Boston University Assistant Professor salary ($63K)
"Completely depends on your grant funding, so it isn't ideal."
+$18K (25%) more than average Boston University Assistant Professor salary ($63K)
-$12K (21%) less than average Boston University Assistant Professor salary ($63K)
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$67K UCLA's Average Assistant Professor Salary (10 salaries)

+$3K (4%) more than national average Assistant Professor salary ($64K)
+$27K (50%) more than average UCLA salary ($40K)
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-$4K (6%) less than average UCLA Assistant Professor salary ($67K)
"I think the pay is average for my position, as compared with other similar positions around the country."
+$48K (52%) more than average UCLA Assistant Professor salary ($67K)
+$4K (5%) more than average UCLA Assistant Professor salary ($67K)
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$66K University of Illinois at Chicago's Average Assistant Professor Salary (9 salaries)

+$2K (3%) more than national average Assistant Professor salary ($64K)
+$34K (69%) more than average University of Illinois at Chicago salary ($32K)
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+$4K (5%) more than average University of Illinois at Chicago Assistant Professor salary ($66K)
"good"
+$34K (40%) more than average University of Illinois at Chicago Assistant Professor salary ($66K)
+$15K (20%) more than average University of Illinois at Chicago Assistant Professor salary ($66K)
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$58K University of Houston's Average Assistant Professor Salary (8 salaries)

-$6K (9%) less than national average Assistant Professor salary ($64K)
+$28K (63%) more than average University of Houston salary ($30K)
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+$42K (53%) more than average University of Houston Assistant Professor salary ($58K)
"Underpaid. The salary for social sciences faculty is generally too low."
+$33K (44%) more than average University of Houston Assistant Professor salary ($58K)
-$17K (34%) less than average University of Houston Assistant Professor salary ($58K)
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$59K University of Wisconsin's Average Assistant Professor Salary (7 salaries)

-$5K (8%) less than national average Assistant Professor salary ($64K)
+$29K (65%) more than average University of Wisconsin salary ($30K)
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+$8K (12%) more than average University of Wisconsin Assistant Professor salary ($59K)
"Compared to how much I would make using my skills in the industry I am grossly underpaid."
+$32K (42%) more than average University of Wisconsin Assistant Professor salary ($59K)
+$32K (42%) more than average University of Wisconsin Assistant Professor salary ($59K)
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$64K Washington University's Average Assistant Professor Salary (6 salaries)

Equal to national average Assistant Professor salary ($64K)
+$26K (50%) more than average Washington University salary ($38K)
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+$26K (33%) more than average Washington University Assistant Professor salary ($64K)
"The pay is decent for the work for the pandemic this year. They lost around 200 million dollars and I am now paid 60K."
+$96K (85%) more than average Washington University Assistant Professor salary ($64K)
-$13K (22%) less than average Washington University Assistant Professor salary ($64K)
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$66K University of Minnesota's Average Assistant Professor Salary (6 salaries)

+$2K (3%) more than national average Assistant Professor salary ($64K)
+$31K (61%) more than average University of Minnesota salary ($35K)
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+$19K (25%) more than average University of Minnesota Assistant Professor salary ($66K)
"Even in academia, my salary was significantly less than that of my colleagues in the engineering college proper"
-$5K (7%) less than average University of Minnesota Assistant Professor salary ($66K)
+$5K (7%) more than average University of Minnesota Assistant Professor salary ($66K)
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$98K WesternU's Average Assistant Professor Salary (2 salaries)

+$34K (41%) more than national average Assistant Professor salary ($64K)
+$48K (64%) more than average WesternU salary ($50K)
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+$22K (20%) more than average WesternU Assistant Professor salary ($98K)
"The pay for any designation was negotiable. After joining I realized that people who had lesser credentials than me were offered better pay."
-$23K (26%) less than average WesternU Assistant Professor salary ($98K)
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