What does a Professor of Psychology do?

Work/Life Balance
4.0 ★
Salary Range--
Career Opportunity
3.5 ★
Avg. Experience2-4 years

Professor of Psychology Salaries

Average Base Pay

$172,412 /yr
Same as national average
Not including cash compensation
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Median: $172K
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Professor of Psychology Career Path

Learn how to become a Professor of Psychology, what skills and education you need to succeed, and what level of pay to expect at each step on your career path.

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Years of Experience Distribution

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Professor, Social Work/Professional Studies
Mar 8, 2022

“work life balance was perfect”

State University of New York at Fredonia  State University of New York at Fredonia  
Associate Professor of Psychology
Sept 6, 2022

“administrators have systematically degraded what little remained of faculty autonomy and quality of life.”

University of AntioquiaUniversity of Antioquia
Assistant Professor, Psychology
Jun 15, 2022

“The best place to work”

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Professor of Psychology Interviews

Frequently asked questions about the role and responsibilities of a Professor of Psychology

When working as a Professor of Psychology, the most common skills you will need to perform your job and for career success are Teaching Experience, Sensitive and Methodology.

The most similar professions to Professor of Psychology are:
  • Psychologist
  • School Psychologist
  • Clinical Psychologist
  • Professor

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