Professor salary in Kentucky

Average salary
Based on 638 income tax records
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The average total salary for a Professor is $74,500 per year. This is based on data from 638 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Professor and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Professor salary can vary between $39,000 to $178,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Professor salary by company

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University Of Kentucky, Kentucky
143 income tax records
$54K – $256K
University Of Louisville, Kentucky
72 income tax records
$48K – $160K
Northern Kentucky University, Kentucky
25 income tax records
$39K – $114K
University Of Cincinnati, Kentucky
15 income tax records
$61K – $126K
Berea College, Kentucky
16 income tax records
$58K – $91K
Morehead State University Office, Kentucky
17 income tax records
$44K – $111K
Western Kentucky University, Kentucky
43 income tax records
$38K – $119K
Centre College, Kentucky
16 income tax records
$58K – $94K
Eastern Kentucky University, Kentucky
37 income tax records
$47K – $109K
Bellarmine University, Kentucky
14 income tax records
$52K – $100K
Murray State University, Kentucky
31 income tax records
$42K – $105K
Kentucky Community & Technical College System, Kentucky
47 income tax records
$41K – $85K

Professor demographics in Kentucky

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27% are single
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73% are married
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54% have kids
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84% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Professors in Kentucky

638 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a professor in Kentucky is $74,500 per year. Professor salaries in Kentucky can vary between $39,000 to $178,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 638 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as professor.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for professors in Kentucky: University of Kentucky ($111,000 a year), University of Louisville ($84,000 a year), and Northern Kentucky University ($74,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for professors in Kentucky: Lexington, KY ($96,500 a year), Ft Mitchell, KY ($94,500 a year), and Danville, KY ($75,500 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.