Alternate Job Titles: College Professor - Physics, Professor - Physics, University Professor - Physics
How much does a Professor - Physics make? The median annual Professor - Physics salary is $101,462, as of August 03, 2017, with a range usually between $75,751-$164,302, however this can vary widely depending on a variety of factors. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Professor - Physics in the United States.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Professor - Physics in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Professor - Physics in the United States is $101,462, so 50% of the people who perform the job of Professor - Physics in the United States are expected to make less than $101,462.
Source: HR Reported data as of August 03, 2017
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Professor - Physics that make less than that salary. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of Professor - Physics are expected to make less than the median.
Source: HR Reported data as of August 2017
Teaches courses in the discipline area of physics. Develops and designs curriculum plans to foster student learning, stimulate class discussions, and ensures student engagement. Provides tutoring and academic counseling to students, maintains classes related records, and assesses student coursework. Collaborates and supports colleagues regarding research interests and co-curricular activities. Typically reports to a department head. Requires a PhD or terminal degree appropriate to the field. Has considerable experience and is qualified to teach at undergraduate and graduate levels and initiates research and case studies in field of interest and may publish findings in trade journals or textbooks. Provides intellectual leadership and has made significant contributions to the field. May offer independent study opportunities and mentoring to students. Typically this individual is a leader in the field and has been published. View full job description