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The average salary for an Assistant Professor is $136,486 per year in Canada. Salaries estimates are based on 1118 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Assistant Professor employees in Canada.
The highest salary for an Assistant Professor in Canada is $174,836 per year.
The lowest salary for an Assistant Professor in Canada is $109,073 per year.
Like other careers in academia, your salary as an assistant professor can vary widely depending on the size of your school and your realm of expertise, as well as the research you do. Staying on top of developments in your field and reading relevant academic journals will give you a better sense of where you stand among your peers. The more articles, papers, books, and studies you’re able to get published, the better. Soft skills are also important, so make sure you are proficient in IT, teaching, research, report writing, mentorship, leadership, communication, and problem-solving.
When discussing your salary expectations for your new job as an assistant professor, be sure to highlight previous academic and research experience. Emphasize any organization, leadership, and interpersonal skills. Remember that not all schools and not all fields pay the same. An assistant professor with a background in machine learning at a top-tier university will almost certainly make more than an assistant professor of literature at a small community college.
If you’re looking for a pay raise, it will help to emphasize any references you’ve received from faculty members, meaningful research, positive performance reviews, and any other quantitative measurements of your achievements. You will likely be one of many assistant professors at your institution, so any way you can differentiate yourself among your peers (who likely have similar training and education as you) will benefit your negotiations.
About 70.97% of Assistant Professor professionals feel satisfied with their salary, according to anonymous Glassdoor ratings. An additional $11,834 in potential pay per year, among other factors, can qualify the annual pay of an Assistant Professor in Canada as a good salary.
Assistant Professor professionals in Canada have a wide total pay range, between $90,303 and $225,063 depending on experience, with an estimated total pay of $136,486 following the average career path of an Assistant Professor.