Professor salary in Cook County, IL

Average salary
Based on 801 income tax records
Average salary by age
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The average total salary for a Professor is $99,500 per year. This is based on data from 801 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Professor and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Professor salary can vary between $36,500 to $280,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Professor salary by location

Professor salary by company

Average salary per year*
Salary range**
The University Of Chicago, Cook County, IL
123 income tax records
$65K – $421K
Northwestern University, Cook County, IL
115 income tax records
$74K – $455K
Illinois Institute Of Technology, Cook County, IL
17 income tax records
$83K – $212K
University Of Illinois, Cook County, IL
86 income tax records
$66K – $219K
Oakton Community College, Cook County, IL
10 income tax records
$62K – $122K
Loyola University Chicago, Cook County, IL
55 income tax records
$55K – $176K
DePaul University, Cook County, IL
52 income tax records
$34K – $208K
City Colleges Of Chicago, Cook County, IL
28 income tax records
$23K – $129K
Northeastern Illinois University, Cook County, IL
22 income tax records
$55K – $111K
The Art Institute Of Chicago, Cook County, IL
15 income tax records
$22K – $145K
Columbia College Chicago, Cook County, IL
11 income tax records
$52K – $149K
Governors State University, Cook County, IL
11 income tax records
$45K – $93K

Professor demographics in Cook County, IL

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39% are single
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61% are married
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48% have kids
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70% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Professors in Cook County, IL

801 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a professor in Cook County, IL is $99,500 per year. Professor salaries in Cook County, IL can vary between $36,500 to $280,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 801 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as professor.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for professors in Cook County, IL: The University of Chicago ($148,500 a year), Northwestern University ($148,000 a year), and Illinois Institute of Technology ($134,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for professors in Cook County, IL: Wilmette, IL ($139,000 a year), Middleton, WI ($138,000 a year), and West Lafayette, IN ($127,000 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.