Professor salary in Durham Metro Area, NC

Average salary
Based on 401 income tax records
Average salary by age
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The average total salary for a Professor is $106,500 per year. This is based on data from 401 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Professor and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Professor salary can vary between $45,000 to $286,500 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**
Duke University, Durham County, NC
110 income tax records
$56K – $361K
University Of North Carolina, Durham County, NC
166 income tax records
$36K – $230K
North Carolina State University, Durham County, NC
13 income tax records
$49K – $159K
Elon University, Orange County, NC
11 income tax records
$29K – $141K

Professor demographics in Durham Metro Area, NC

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26% are single
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74% are married
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55% have kids
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86% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Professors in Durham Metro Area, NC

401 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a professor in Durham Metro Area, NC is $106,500 per year. Professor salaries in Durham Metro Area, NC can vary between $45,000 to $286,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 401 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as professor.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for professors near Durham Metro Area, NC: Duke University ($153,000 a year), University of North Carolina ($108,500 a year), and North Carolina State University ($72,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for professors near Durham Metro Area, NC: Glen Allen, VA ($123,500 a year), Charlottesville, VA ($117,000 a year), and Chapel Hill, NC ($116,500 a year).
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