Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does an Associate Professor make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$119,715 / yrTotal Pay
$99,783 / yrBase Pay
$19,931 / yrAdditional Pay

$119,715

 / yr
$61K$346K
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The estimated total pay for a Associate Professor is $119,715 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $99,783 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 $19,931 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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What are some related job titles for Associate Professor?

Some related job titles are Lecturer Salaries with median pay of $101,675, Postdoctoral Fellow Salaries with median pay of $60,328, Assistant Professor Salaries with median pay of $87,928, Research Assistant Professor Salaries with median pay of $85,891.

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Penn State
4.2

Penn State

Associate Professor

$115,433

 /yr
Range: $70K - $211K

$70K

$211K

$70,391 - $211,126 Range

Arizona State University
4.3

Arizona State University

Associate Professor

$105,705

 /yr
Range: $64K - $226K

$64K

$226K

$63,534 - $225,745 Range

Purdue University
4.3

Purdue University

Associate Professor

$117,049

 /yr
Range: $48K - $173K

$48K

$173K

$47,928 - $173,057 Range

University of Washington
4.2

University of Washington

Associate Professor

$143,795

 /yr
Range: $53K - $233K

$53K

$233K

$52,590 - $232,994 Range

University of Pittsburgh
4.1

University of Pittsburgh

Associate Professor

$135,318

 /yr
Range: $85K - $299K

$85K

$299K

$84,787 - $299,478 Range

University of Southern California
4.4

$134,242

 /yr
Range: $76K - $359K

$76K

$359K

$76,400 - $359,054 Range

NYU (New York University)
4.3

NYU (New York University)

Associate Professor

$126,259

 /yr
Range: $73K - $251K

$73K

$251K

$73,091 - $250,669 Range

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University of Minnesota
4.2

University of Minnesota

Associate Professor

$133,790

 /yr
Range: $72K - $218K

$72K

$218K

$72,097 - $217,726 Range

The Ohio State University
4.1

The Ohio State University

Associate Professor

$113,773

 /yr
Range: $77K - $184K

$77K

$184K

$77,000 - $183,861 Range

Cornell University
4.5

Cornell University

Associate Professor

$167,174

 /yr
Range: $108K - $234K

$108K

$234K

$107,563 - $233,869 Range

University of Florida
4.3

University of Florida

Associate Professor

$122,000

 /yr
Range: $84K - $237K

$84K

$237K

$84,469 - $236,888 Range

Drexel University
4.1

Drexel University

Associate Professor

$117,346

 /yr
Range: $88K - $145K

$88K

$145K

$87,962 - $144,768 Range

Washington University in St. Louis
4.3

$167,420

 /yr
Range: $98K - $337K

$98K

$337K

$97,977 - $337,312 Range

Columbia University
4.1

Columbia University

Associate Professor

$135,540

 /yr
Range: $100K - $272K

$100K

$272K

$100,026 - $272,401 Range

University of Arizona
4.2

University of Arizona

Associate Professor

$126,347

 /yr
Range: $71K - $275K

$71K

$275K

$71,046 - $274,907 Range

Harvard University
4.4

Harvard University

Associate Professor

$140,492

 /yr
Range: $113K - $295K

$113K

$295K

$113,223 - $294,656 Range

Rutgers University
4.1

Rutgers University

Associate Professor

$122,463

 /yr
Range: $62K - $233K

$62K

$233K

$62,301 - $233,217 Range

University of Cincinnati
4.2

University of Cincinnati

Associate Professor

$99,097

 /yr
Range: $70K - $170K

$70K

$170K

$70,000 - $169,700 Range

University of Michigan
4.4

University of Michigan

Associate Professor

$120,870

 /yr
Range: $60K - $225K

$60K

$225K

$60,000 - $224,882 Range

Texas A&M University
4.4

Texas A&M University

Associate Professor

$131,118

 /yr
Range: $65K - $193K

$65K

$193K

$65,000 - $193,400 Range

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$60,000

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8 days ago by a Associate Professor with more than 15 years of experience

$120,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

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

$106,000

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8 days ago by a Associate Professor with 10 to 14 years of experience

$67,000

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8 days ago by a Associate Professor with 10 to 14 years of experience

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$95,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Associate Professor with 10 to 14 years of experience

$99,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Associate Professor with 10 to 14 years of experience

$118,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Associate Professor with 7 to 9 years of experience

$70,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Associate Professor with more than 15 years of experience

$53,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Associate Professor with 10 to 14 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about an Associate Professor salaries

The national average salary for an Associate Professor is $99,705 per year in United States. Filter by location to see an Associate Professor salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 6295 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Associate Professor employees.

The highest salary for an Associate Professor in United States is $164,053 per year.

The lowest salary for an Associate Professor in United States is $60,597 per year.

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