Professor salary in San Diego, CA

Average salary
$99,000/yr
Based on 242 income tax records
$28,000
$201,000
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$28,000
$201,000
DATA PROVIDED BY turbotax icon

Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

How much do Professors make?
The average total salary for a Professor is $99,000 per year. This is based on data from 242 TurboTax users who reported their job as Professor and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Professor salary can vary between $28,000 to $201,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Professor salary by location

Location
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Del Mar, CA
10 income tax records
$224,500/yr
$159K – $267K
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Sierra Madre, CA
13 income tax records
$181,500/yr
$110K – $223K
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Arcadia, CA
12 income tax records
$157,500/yr
$96K – $181K
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La Jolla, CA
23 income tax records
$135,500/yr
$112K – $171K
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Irvine, CA
141 income tax records
$133,000/yr
$92K – $171K
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Redondo Beach, CA
11 income tax records
$129,500/yr
$97K – $153K
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Altadena, CA
18 income tax records
$128,000/yr
$96K – $190K
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Culver City, CA
20 income tax records
$126,000/yr
$90K – $158K
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Santa Monica, CA
54 income tax records
$120,000/yr
$91K – $190K
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Carlsbad, CA
14 income tax records
$119,000/yr
$81K – $146K
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South Pasadena, CA
21 income tax records
$117,500/yr
$86K – $147K
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Claremont, CA
61 income tax records
$109,000/yr
$85K – $130K
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Escondido, CA
17 income tax records
$105,500/yr
$62K – $133K
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Riverside, CA
69 income tax records
$104,000/yr
$86K – $126K
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Tustin, CA
11 income tax records
$104,000/yr
$78K – $141K
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Northridge, CA
11 income tax records
$103,500/yr
$86K – $110K
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Upland, CA
16 income tax records
$102,500/yr
$79K – $114K
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Pasadena, CA
63 income tax records
$102,000/yr
$78K – $145K
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Orange, CA
17 income tax records
$101,500/yr
$70K – $111K
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San Bernardino, CA
11 income tax records
$101,500/yr
$83K – $147K
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Glendale, CA
15 income tax records
$101,500/yr
$75K – $134K
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Los Angeles, CA
282 income tax records
$101,000/yr
$76K – $138K
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Sherman Oaks, CA
11 income tax records
$101,000/yr
$85K – $116K
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Anaheim, CA
19 income tax records
$101,000/yr
$75K – $119K
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Rancho Cucamonga, CA
25 income tax records
$100,500/yr
$85K – $116K
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San Diego, CA
242 income tax records
$99,000/yr
$75K – $122K
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San Marcos, CA
20 income tax records
$98,000/yr
$83K – $115K
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Pomona, CA
20 income tax records
$97,500/yr
$90K – $111K
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Corona, CA
17 income tax records
$94,000/yr
$72K – $116K
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Oceanside, CA
16 income tax records
$93,000/yr
$71K – $125K
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La Mesa, CA
18 income tax records
$91,500/yr
$83K – $107K
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Redlands, CA
25 income tax records
$91,000/yr
$71K – $106K
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Chino Hills, CA
10 income tax records
$88,500/yr
$72K – $96K
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Chula Vista, CA
15 income tax records
$88,000/yr
$64K – $111K
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Huntington Beach, CA
19 income tax records
$88,000/yr
$68K – $116K
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Long Beach, CA
84 income tax records
$88,000/yr
$73K – $106K
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Fullerton, CA
35 income tax records
$85,500/yr
$65K – $110K
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Whittier, CA
16 income tax records
$85,000/yr
$77K – $100K
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Costa Mesa, CA
11 income tax records
$84,000/yr
$75K – $95K
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Woodland Hills, CA
10 income tax records
$80,500/yr
$70K – $94K
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Torrance, CA
13 income tax records
$73,500/yr
$64K – $121K

Professor salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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University Of California San Diego, San Diego County, CA
41 income tax records
$135,500/yr
$118K – $186K
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Southwestern Comm College Dist, San Diego County, CA
15 income tax records
$107,500/yr
$85K – $112K
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Palomar Community College Dist, San Diego County, CA
15 income tax records
$107,500/yr
$90K – $119K
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Point Loma Nazarene University, San Diego County, CA
11 income tax records
$103,500/yr
$87K – $107K
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University Of San Diego, San Diego County, CA
38 income tax records
$101,000/yr
$84K – $134K
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State Of California, San Diego County, CA
79 income tax records
$91,500/yr
$76K – $106K
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San Diego Community College Dist, San Diego County, CA
26 income tax records
$89,000/yr
$65K – $100K
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Grossmontcuyamaca Comm Coll D, San Diego County, CA
10 income tax records
$76,500/yr
$71K – $101K

Professor demographics in San Diego, CA

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38% are single
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62% are married
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48% have kids
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71% own a home

Professor salaries by age in San Diego, CA

$0
$26,625
$53,250
$79,875
$106,500
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Professors in San Diego, CA

242 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a professor in San Diego, CA is $99,000 per year. Professor salaries in San Diego, CA can vary between $28,000 to $201,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 242 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as professor.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for professors near San Diego, CA: University of California San Diego ($135,500 a year), Southwestern Comm College Dist ($107,500 a year), and Palomar Community College Dist ($107,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for professors near San Diego, CA: Del Mar, CA ($224,500 a year), Sierra Madre, CA ($181,500 a year), and Arcadia, CA ($157,500 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.