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How much does a Adjunct Professor make?

Updated Sep 21, 2021

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$54,371 /yr
Average Base Pay

361 salaries

$24K

Low

$54K

Average

$123K

High

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The national average salary for Adjunct Professor is $54,371 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Adjunct Professor salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 361 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Adjunct Professor employees.

Seniority Levels

L3
Senior Professor$90,860 /yr
L4
Adjunct Professor$54,371 /yr
L12
Chief Professor$114,083 /yr
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Lone Star College
4.2

Lone Star College

Adjunct Professor - Hourly

$44

 /hr
Range: $7 - $47
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$7

$47

$7 - $47 Range

Miami Dade College
3.9

Miami Dade College

Adjunct Professor - Hourly

$52

 /hr
Range: $1 - $57

$1

$57

$1 - $57 Range

NYU (New York University)
4.3

NYU (New York University)

Adjunct Professor - Hourly

$13

 /hr
Range: $3 - $149

$3

$149

$3 - $149 Range

CUNY (City University of New York)
3.9

CUNY (City University of New York)

Adjunct Professor - Hourly

$75

 /hr
Range: $6 - $95

$6

$95

$6 - $95 Range

Temple University
4.1

Temple University

Adjunct Professor

$20,759

 /yr
Range: $5K - $30K

$5K

$30K

$5,306 - $30,124 Range

The Art Institutes
3

The Art Institutes

Adjunct Professor - Hourly

$49

 /hr
Range: $10 - $65

$10

$65

$10 - $65 Range

Southern New Hampshire University
4.1

Southern New Hampshire University

Adjunct Professor - Monthly Contractor

$1,280

 /mo
Range: $986 - $4K

$986

$4K

$986 - $4,037 Range

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Southern New Hampshire University
4.1

Southern New Hampshire University

Adjunct Professor - Monthly

$1,108

 /mo
Range: $196 - $3K

$196

$3K

$196 - $2,937 Range

NYU (New York University)
4.3

NYU (New York University)

Adjunct Professor - Monthly Contractor

$3,689

 /mo
Range: $525 - $27K

$525

$27K

$525 - $27,235 Range

ITT Technical Institute
3.7

ITT Technical Institute

Adjunct Professor - Hourly

$32

 /hr
Range: $2 - $38

$2

$38

$2 - $38 Range

George Mason University
4.4

George Mason University

Adjunct Professor

$18,498

 /yr
Range: $4K - $95K

$4K

$95K

$3,606 - $94,783 Range

ACC
4.1

ACC

Adjunct Professor - Monthly

$1,874

 /mo
Range: $633 - $15K

$633

$15K

$633 - $14,981 Range

Kaplan University
3.4

Kaplan University

Adjunct Professor - Monthly

$1,232

 /mo
Range: $690 - $18K

$690

$18K

$690 - $17,638 Range

University of San Francisco
4.1

University of San Francisco

Adjunct Professor - Monthly

$3,683

 /mo
Range: $673 - $28K

$673

$28K

$673 - $27,645 Range

Broward College

Adjunct Professor - Monthly

$1,226

 /mo
Range: $196 - $3K

$196

$3K

$196 - $2,780 Range

Houston Community College
3.7

Houston Community College

Adjunct Professor - Hourly

$25

 /hr
Range: $4 - $47

$4

$47

$4 - $47 Range

Valencia College
4.1

Valencia College

Adjunct Professor

$23,191

 /yr
Range: $13K - $34K

$13K

$34K

$12,810 - $33,596 Range

Montgomery College
4.1

Montgomery College

Adjunct Professor

$26,996

 /yr
Range: $8K - $150K

$8K

$150K

$8,458 - $149,797 Range

Ivy Tech Community College
3.7

Ivy Tech Community College

Adjunct Professor - Hourly

$23

 /hr
Range: $2 - $67

$2

$67

$2 - $67 Range

Rhode Island School of Design
4.1

Rhode Island School of Design

Adjunct Professor - Hourly

$45

 /hr
Range: $6 - $170

$6

$170

$6 - $170 Range

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The national average salary for an Adjunct Professor is $54,371 per year in United States. Filter by location to see an Adjunct Professor salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 361 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Adjunct Professor employees.

The highest salary for an Adjunct Professor in United States is $122,817 per year.

The lowest salary for an Adjunct Professor in United States is $24,070 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent adjunct professor salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$20,000
per year
An Adjunct Faculty in the Lebanon, NH Area area reported making $20,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Lebanon, NH Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
$20,000
per year
An Adjunct Professor in the Provo, UT Area area reported making $20,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Provo, UT Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$140,000
per year
An Adjunct Associate Professor in the Lubbock, TX Area area reported making $140,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Lubbock, TX Area area
 
Full-time
College / University
$15,000
per year
An Adjunct Professor in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $15,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$1,000
monthly
An Adjunct Professor in the Rochester, NY Area area reported making $1,000 per month
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Rochester, NY Area area
Part-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
College / University
$2,000
monthly
An Adjunct Professor in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $2,000 per month
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Part-time
 
1 to 50 employees
College / University
$20
hourly
An Adjunct Professor in the Vermillion, SD Area area reported making $20 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Vermillion, SD Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$8,500
monthly
An Adjunct Professor in the Worcester, MA Area area reported making $8,500 per month
Job Highlights
Worcester, MA Area area
Contract
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$16,000
per year
An Adjunct Professor in the New Orleans, LA Area area reported making $16,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
New Orleans, LA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
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