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Professor salary in Tennessee

Average salary
$76,000/yr
Based on 701 income tax records
$36,500
$177,000
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$36,500
$177,000
DATA PROVIDED BY turbotax icon

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

From consenting TurboTax customers

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The average salary for a Professor in Tennessee is $76,000 per year. These insights are exclusive to Mint Salary and are based on 701 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported this type of occupation. Professor salaries in Tennessee can vary between $36,500 to $177,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, and more. Read more
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Professor salary by city

Location
Average salary per year
Salary range
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Franklin, TN
12 income tax records
$111,500/yr
$86K – $129K
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Brentwood, TN
19 income tax records
$106,500/yr
$81K – $133K
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Farragut, TN
13 income tax records
$97,000/yr
$75K – $136K
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Cordova, TN
10 income tax records
$96,500/yr
$73K – $107K
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Nashville, TN
117 income tax records
$86,500/yr
$66K – $111K
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Knoxville, TN
100 income tax records
$85,000/yr
$59K – $109K
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Clarksville, TN
15 income tax records
$80,500/yr
$71K – $104K
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Murfreesboro, TN
36 income tax records
$79,500/yr
$64K – $95K
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Memphis, TN
55 income tax records
$78,500/yr
$61K – $95K
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Cookeville, TN
18 income tax records
$72,000/yr
$59K – $107K
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Chattanooga, TN
35 income tax records
$71,500/yr
$59K – $87K
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Cleveland, TN
12 income tax records
$66,500/yr
$60K – $77K
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Johnson City, TN
36 income tax records
$63,500/yr
$56K – $90K
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Jackson, TN
12 income tax records
$62,500/yr
$49K – $69K
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Sewanee, TN
10 income tax records
$60,000/yr
$58K – $79K

Professor salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year
Salary range
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Vanderbilt University, Tennessee
54 income tax records
$123,500/yr
$97K – $159K
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The University Of Tennessee, Tennessee
135 income tax records
$91,000/yr
$68K – $115K
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Belmont University, Tennessee
25 income tax records
$91,000/yr
$82K – $111K
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University Of Memphis, Tennessee
43 income tax records
$81,500/yr
$63K – $97K
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Austin Peay State University, Tennessee
27 income tax records
$81,500/yr
$72K – $101K
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Middle Tennessee State University, Tennessee
41 income tax records
$81,000/yr
$70K – $89K
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East Tennessee State University, Tennessee
30 income tax records
$80,000/yr
$60K – $98K
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Lipscomb University, Tennessee
12 income tax records
$80,000/yr
$72K – $95K
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University Of The South, Tennessee
13 income tax records
$75,000/yr
$58K – $78K
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Tennessee State University, Tennessee
18 income tax records
$73,500/yr
$60K – $89K
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Tn Technological Univ, Tennessee
17 income tax records
$73,500/yr
$62K – $107K
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Pellissippi State Comm Coll, Tennessee
18 income tax records
$65,000/yr
$55K – $72K

Professor demographics in Tennessee

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30% are single
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70% are married
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51% have kids
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65% own a home

Professor salaries by age

$0
$22,250
$44,500
$66,750
$89,000
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Professors in Tennessee

701 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a professor in Tennessee is $76,000 per year. Professor salaries in Tennessee can vary between $36,500 to $177,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 701 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as professor.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for professors in Tennessee: Vanderbilt University ($123,500 a year), The University of Tennessee ($91,000 a year), and Belmont University ($91,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for professors in Tennessee: Franklin, TN ($111,500 a year), Brentwood, TN ($106,500 a year), and Farragut, TN ($97,000 a year).
*Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Learn more
**Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.