Professor salary in Memphis Metro Area, TN

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Based on 166 income tax records
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The average total salary for a Professor is $77,000 per year. This is based on data from 166 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Professor and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Professor salary can vary between $32,500 to $181,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Professor salary by company

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The University Of Tennessee, Shelby County, TN
13 income tax records
$93K – $344K
University Of Memphis, Shelby County, TN
60 income tax records
$53K – $180K
Rhodes College, Shelby County, TN
18 income tax records
$51K – $106K
Southwest Tenn Comm Coll, Shelby County, TN
10 income tax records
$54K – $89K

Professor demographics in Memphis Metro Area, TN

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30% are single
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70% are married
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53% have kids
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74% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Professors in Memphis Metro Area, TN

166 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a professor in Memphis Metro Area, TN is $77,000 per year. Professor salaries in Memphis Metro Area, TN can vary between $32,500 to $181,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 166 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as professor.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for professors near Memphis Metro Area, TN: The University of Tennessee ($140,500 a year), University of Memphis ($87,000 a year), and Rhodes College ($67,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for professors near Memphis Metro Area, TN: Collierville, TN ($110,000 a year), Starkville, MS ($92,500 a year), and Cordova, TN ($91,000 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.