Professor salary in Sacramento Metro Area, CA

Average salary
Based on 366 income tax records
Average salary by age
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The average total salary for a Professor is $103,500 per year. This is based on data from 366 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Professor and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Professor salary can vary between $36,000 to $207,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Professor salary by location

Professor salary by company

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Salary range**
University Of California, Yolo County, CA
138 income tax records
$85K – $238K
State Of California, Sacramento County, CA
44 income tax records
$54K – $124K
Los Rios Community College District, Sacramento County, CA
48 income tax records
$32K – $118K
Sierra Community College Dist, Placer County, CA
12 income tax records
$49K – $127K

Professor demographics in Sacramento Metro Area, CA

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31% are single
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69% are married
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54% have kids
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76% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Professors in Sacramento Metro Area, CA

366 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a professor in Sacramento Metro Area, CA is $103,500 per year. Professor salaries in Sacramento Metro Area, CA can vary between $36,000 to $207,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 366 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as professor.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for professors near Sacramento Metro Area, CA: University of California ($135,000 a year), State of California ($92,000 a year), and Los Rios Community College District ($91,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for professors near Sacramento Metro Area, CA: Stanford, CA ($234,500 a year), Menlo Park, CA ($205,500 a year), and Palo Alto, CA ($186,500 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.