Professor salary in Los Angeles Metro Area, CA

Average salary
$108,000/yr
Based on 1,515 income tax records
$37,000
$258,000
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$92K
 
$103K
 
$115K
 
$119K
$37,000
$258,000
How much do Professors make?
The average total salary for a Professor is $108,000 per year. This is based on data from 1,515 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Professor and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Professor salary can vary between $37,000 to $258,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

Professor salary by location

Professor salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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California Institute Of, Los Angeles County, CA
27 income tax records
$208,000/yr
$106K – $276K
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University Of California, Los Angeles County, CA
262 income tax records
$148,000/yr
$60K – $385K
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University Of Southern, Los Angeles County, CA
146 income tax records
$140,000/yr
$61K – $311K
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Santa Monica Com College, Los Angeles County, CA
14 income tax records
$120,000/yr
$52K – $162K
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Mt San Antonio College, Los Angeles County, CA
15 income tax records
$119,500/yr
$21K – $167K
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Los Angeles Community College Di, Los Angeles County, CA
55 income tax records
$119,000/yr
$35K – $167K
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So Orange Co Community College, Orange County, CA
20 income tax records
$118,500/yr
$35K – $152K
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Coast Community College, Orange County, CA
12 income tax records
$118,000/yr
$75K – $152K
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Rancho Santiago Comm College, Orange County, CA
18 income tax records
$118,000/yr
$35K – $163K
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Claremont Mckenna College, Los Angeles County, CA
11 income tax records
$115,000/yr
$47K – $152K
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Pomona College, Los Angeles County, CA
18 income tax records
$112,000/yr
$59K – $152K
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Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles County, CA
40 income tax records
$110,000/yr
$58K – $183K
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No Orange Co Community College, Los Angeles County, CA
12 income tax records
$109,000/yr
$77K – $131K
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Pepperdine University, Los Angeles County, CA
22 income tax records
$108,000/yr
$62K – $156K
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Chapman University, Orange County, CA
22 income tax records
$107,000/yr
$74K – $196K
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State Of California, Orange County, CA
283 income tax records
$96,000/yr
$42K – $141K
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El Camino Community College, Los Angeles County, CA
10 income tax records
$96,000/yr
$73K – $115K
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Occidental College, Los Angeles County, CA
18 income tax records
$90,000/yr
$67K – $149K
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Azusa Pacific University, Los Angeles County, CA
14 income tax records
$80,500/yr
$41K – $132K

Professor demographics in Los Angeles Metro Area, CA

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36% are single
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64% are married
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50% have kids
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73% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Professors in Los Angeles Metro Area, CA

1,515 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a professor in Los Angeles Metro Area, CA is $108,000 per year. Professor salaries in Los Angeles Metro Area, CA can vary between $37,000 to $258,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 1,515 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as professor.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for professors near Los Angeles Metro Area, CA: California Institute Of ($208,000 a year), University of California ($148,000 a year), and University of Southern ($140,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for professors near Los Angeles Metro Area, CA: Sierra Madre, CA ($156,000 a year), Del Mar, CA ($149,500 a year), and Arcadia, CA ($145,500 a year).
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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
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.