Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Professor of Law make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$157,649 / yrTotal Pay
$133,059 / yrBase Pay
$24,590 / yrAdditional Pay

$157,649

 / yr
$17K$2M
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The estimated total pay for a Professor of Law is $157,649 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $133,059 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 $24,590 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 Law Professor?

Some related job titles are Adjunct Professor, Law Salaries with median pay of $139,355, Assistant Professor of Law Salaries with median pay of $130,805, Visiting Assistant Professor, Law Salaries with median pay of $146,965, Assistant Professor of Law Salaries with median pay of $101,106.

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University of Notre Dame
4.4

University of Notre Dame

Professor of Law

$183,756

 /yr
Range: $183K - $184K

$183K

$184K

$183,251 - $183,919 Range

University of Nebraska
4.0

University of Nebraska

Professor of Law - Hourly
About 

$73 -$112

 hourly

$73

$112

$73 - $112 Range

Columbia University
4.1

$318K

$347K

$317,788 - $347,098 Range

Penn State
4.2

Penn State

Professor of Law

$164K

$176K

$163,934 - $176,413 Range

University of Illinois at Chicago
4.2

$125K

$135K

$125,264 - $134,949 Range

University of Arizona
4.2

University of Arizona

Professor of Law - Hourly
About 

$103 -$113

 hourly

$103

$113

$103 - $113 Range

University of Virginia
4.3

University of Virginia

Professor of Law - Hourly

$78

$83

$78 - $83 Range

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Vanderbilt University
4.2

$231K

$251K

$231,159 - $250,702 Range

Georgia State University
4.0

$164K

$180K

$163,937 - $180,043 Range

CUNY (City University of New York)
3.9

$173K

$186K

$173,440 - $186,499 Range

University of Tennessee
4.2

$146K

$157K

$146,201 - $157,166 Range

Illinois Institute of Technology
4.0

$189K

$207K

$189,280 - $206,711 Range

Loyola Marymount University
4.6

$152K

$165K

$151,742 - $165,355 Range

Villanova University
4.5

$159K

$173K

$158,554 - $173,306 Range

Cleveland State
4.1

Cleveland State

Professor of Law

$164K

$177K

$164,018 - $176,679 Range

University of San Diego
4.3

University of San Diego

Professor of Law - Hourly
About 

$106 -$115

 hourly

$106

$115

$106 - $115 Range

Seattle University
4.0

Seattle University

Professor of Law

$153K

$166K

$152,600 - $166,440 Range

Northern Kentucky University
4.1

$128K

$140K

$128,395 - $140,333 Range

Golden Gate University
3.9

$163K

$175K

$163,486 - $175,254 Range

University of Massachusetts Dartmouth
4.1

$177K

$192K

$176,825 - $191,982 Range

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$120,000

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

$52,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

7 days ago by a Faculty Member with 7 to 9 years of experience

$60,000

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7 days ago by a Faculty with 10 to 14 years of experience

$95,000

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

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$93,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

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

$295,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

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

$85,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Full Time Faculty with more than 15 years of experience

$150,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

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

$95,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

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

$51,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

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

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Frequently asked questions about a Professor of Law salaries

The national average salary for a Professor of Law is $144,666 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Professor of Law salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 23 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Professor of Law employees.

The highest salary for a Professor of Law in United States is $248,298 per year.

The lowest salary for a Professor of Law in United States is $84,287 per year.

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