Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does an Adjunct Instructor make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$89,974 / yrTotal Pay
$58,523 / yrBase Pay
$31,451 / yrAdditional Pay

$89,974

 / yr
$38K$363K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Adjunct Instructor is $89,974 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $58,523 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $31,451 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Some related job titles are Adjunct Assistant Professor Salaries with median pay of $105,329, Adjunct Faculty Salaries with median pay of $97,953, Adjunct Lecturer Salaries with median pay of $93,391, Professor Salaries with median pay of $133,984.

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ITT Technical Institute
3.1

ITT Technical Institute

Adjunct Instructor - Hourly

$21

 /hr
Range: $3 - $49

$3

$49

$3 - $49 Range

NYU (New York University)
4.3

NYU (New York University)

Adjunct Instructor - Hourly

$139

 /hr
Range: $9 - $160

$9

$160

$9 - $160 Range

ITT Technical Institute
3.1

ITT Technical Institute

Adjunct Instructor

$52,364

 /yr
Range: $43K - $62K

$43K

$62K

$43,396 - $61,711 Range

Tarrant County College
3.8

Tarrant County College

Adjunct Instructor - Hourly

$45

 /hr
Range: $9 - $50

$9

$50

$9 - $50 Range

Southern New Hampshire University
4.0

Southern New Hampshire University

Adjunct Instructor - Monthly

$1,325

 /mo
Range: $221 - $5K

$221

$5K

$221 - $4,763 Range

Ivy Tech Community College
3.6

Ivy Tech Community College

Adjunct Instructor - Hourly Contractor

$41

 /hr
Range: $6 - $46

$6

$46

$6 - $46 Range

The Art Institutes
3.1

The Art Institutes

Adjunct Instructor - Hourly

$48

 /hr
Range: $41 - $78

$41

$78

$41 - $78 Range

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Bryant & Stratton College
3.3

Bryant & Stratton College

Adjunct Instructor - Monthly

$1,980

 /mo
Range: $366 - $50K

$366

$50K

$366 - $49,641 Range

CUNY (City University of New York)
3.9

CUNY (City University of New York)

Adjunct Instructor - Hourly

$28

 /hr
Range: $2 - $84

$2

$84

$2 - $84 Range

Lone Star College
4.2

Lone Star College

Adjunct Instructor - Hourly

$48

 /hr
Range: $17 - $50

$17

$50

$17 - $50 Range

NYU (New York University)
4.3

NYU (New York University)

Adjunct Instructor - Hourly Contractor

$42

 /hr
Range: $3 - $151

$3

$151

$3 - $151 Range

ITT Technical Institute
3.1

ITT Technical Institute

Adjunct Instructor - Hourly Contractor

$10

 /hr
Range: $7 - $39

$7

$39

$7 - $39 Range

SUNY Buffalo
4.3

SUNY Buffalo

Adjunct Instructor

$20,626

 /yr
Range: $10K - $867K

$10K

$867K

$10,233 - $866,778 Range

CSI (Computer Systems Institute)
4.4

CSI (Computer Systems Institute)

Adjunct Instructor - Hourly

$24

 /hr
Range: $22 - $28

$22

$28

$22 - $28 Range

Temple University
4.0

Temple University

Adjunct Instructor - Hourly

$19

 /hr
Range: $11 - $45

$11

$45

$11 - $45 Range

Ivy Tech Community College
3.6

Ivy Tech Community College

Adjunct Instructor - Hourly

$38

 /hr
Range: $8 - $74

$8

$74

$8 - $74 Range

Southern New Hampshire University
4.0

Southern New Hampshire University

Adjunct Instructor - Monthly Contractor

$1,301

 /mo
Range: $1K - $2K

$1K

$2K

$1,063 - $2,107 Range

University of Arizona
4.2

University of Arizona

Adjunct Instructor - Hourly

$28

 /hr
Range: $18 - $34

$18

$34

$18 - $34 Range

The Art Institutes
3.1

The Art Institutes

Adjunct Instructor - Hourly Contractor

$46

 /hr
Range: $8 - $61

$8

$61

$8 - $61 Range

Brown Mackie College
2.9

Brown Mackie College

Adjunct Instructor - Monthly

$1,628

 /mo
Range: $1K - $2K

$1K

$2K

$1,229 - $1,717 Range

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$3,500

/moAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Adjunct Instructor with 4 to 6 years of experience

$1,600

/moAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Adjunct with 7 to 9 years of experience

$40,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Adjunct Instructor with 1 to 3 years of experience

$88

/hrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Adjunct Instructor with 1 to 3 years of experience

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$90

/hrAvg Base Salary

10 days ago by a Adjunct Instructor with 10 to 14 years of experience

$39,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

10 days ago by a Adjunct Instructor with 4 to 6 years of experience

$39,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

10 days ago by a Adjunct Instructor with 4 to 6 years of experience

$14,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

10 days ago by a Adjunct with 10 to 14 years of experience

$7,500

/yrAvg Base Salary

10 days ago by a Adjunct Instructor with 1 to 3 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about an Adjunct Instructor salaries

The national average salary for an Adjunct Instructor is $58,977 per year in United States. Filter by location to see an Adjunct Instructor salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 195 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Adjunct Instructor employees.

The highest salary for an Adjunct Instructor in United States is $109,119 per year.

The lowest salary for an Adjunct Instructor in United States is $31,876 per year.

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