Assistant Professor salary in California

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Based on 1,463 income tax records
Average salary by age
How much do Assistant Professors make?
The average total salary for a Assistant Professor is $90,000 per year. This is based on data from 1,463 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Assistant Professor and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Assistant Professor salary can vary between $39,000 to $198,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Assistant Professor salary by location

Assistant Professor salary by company

Average salary per year*
Salary range**
The Board Of Trustees Of The Leland Stanford Junior University, California
34 income tax records
$94K – $321K
Presidentboard Of Trustees Sa, California
17 income tax records
$56K – $165K
University Of California, California
351 income tax records
$58K – $220K
University Of Southern, California
66 income tax records
$62K – $235K
University Of San Francisco, California
14 income tax records
$96K – $149K
Riverside Unified School District, California
12 income tax records
$75K – $151K
Loyola Marymount University, California
17 income tax records
$57K – $156K
Chapman University, California
17 income tax records
$62K – $201K
State Of California, California
364 income tax records
$45K – $130K
Azusa Pacific University, California
10 income tax records
$54K – $91K
US Department Of Defense, California
57 income tax records
$45K – $139K

Assistant Professor demographics in California

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47% are single
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53% are married
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34% have kids
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51% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Assistant Professors in California

1,463 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a assistant professor in California is $90,000 per year. Assistant professor salaries in California can vary between $39,000 to $198,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 1,463 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as assistant professor.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for assistant professors in California: The Board of Trustees of The Leland Stanford Junior University ($194,500 a year), Presidentboard of Trustees Sa ($115,500 a year), and University of California ($114,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for assistant professors in California: Palo Alto, CA ($163,500 a year), La Jolla, CA ($142,500 a year), and Goleta, CA ($134,500 a year).
Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.