How much does a Professor make?

Updated Sep. 19, 2021
$150,820 /yr
Average Base Pay

2,959 salaries

$114K

Low

$151K

Average

$199K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Professor is $150,820 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see Professor salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 2959 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Professor employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Professor$150,820 /yr
L3
Mid-level ProfessorNo Salary Reports
L4
Adjunct Professor$103,597 /yr
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Related Job Titles

Assistant Professor

$118,913

per year

Faculty

$136,530

per year

Associate Professor

$136,474

per year

Instructor

$71,288

per year

Salaries in Canada

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University of Ottawa
4.3

University of Ottawa

Professor

$141,485

 /yr
Range: $96K - $266K
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$96K

$266K

$96,350 - $265,755 Range

University of Western Ontario
4.4

University of Western Ontario

Professor

$163,094

 /yr
Range: $120K - $349K

$120K

$349K

$119,570 - $348,723 Range

University of Waterloo
4.4

University of Waterloo

Professor

$179,702

 /yr
Range: $123K - $274K

$123K

$274K

$123,391 - $274,325 Range

McMaster University
4.4

McMaster University

Professor

$163,942

 /yr
Range: $111K - $360K

$111K

$360K

$111,015 - $359,786 Range

University of Guelph
4.5

University of Guelph

Professor

$156,536

 /yr
Range: $119K - $224K

$119K

$224K

$119,125 - $224,235 Range

Ryerson University
4.3

Ryerson University

Professor

$163,042

 /yr
Range: $119K - $240K

$119K

$240K

$119,010 - $239,991 Range

Humber College
4.2

Humber College

Professor

$122,152

 /yr
Range: $80K - $163K

$80K

$163K

$79,973 - $162,791 Range

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University of Windsor
4.4

University of Windsor

Professor

$157,376

 /yr
Range: $119K - $268K

$119K

$268K

$118,980 - $267,787 Range

Lakehead University

Professor

$148,913

 /yr
Range: $119K - $176K

$119K

$176K

$118,644 - $176,350 Range

Seneca College
4.3

Seneca College

Professor

$118,584

 /yr
Range: $77K - $130K

$77K

$130K

$77,177 - $130,193 Range

Fanshawe College
4

Fanshawe College

Professor

$119,173

 /yr
Range: $73K - $129K

$73K

$129K

$73,385 - $128,655 Range

George Brown College
4.3

George Brown College

Professor

$120,290

 /yr
Range: $102K - $141K

$102K

$141K

$101,564 - $141,094 Range

St. Clair College
4.7

St. Clair College

Professor

$122,136

 /yr
Range: $118K - $134K

$118K

$134K

$117,879 - $134,285 Range

Algonquin College
4.3

Algonquin College

Professor

$121,459

 /yr
Range: $116K - $152K

$116K

$152K

$115,612 - $151,962 Range

Mount Royal University
3.8

Mount Royal University

Professor

$135,364

 /yr
Range: $111K - $164K

$111K

$164K

$111,404 - $164,477 Range

Georgian College
4.2

Georgian College

Professor

$119,571

 /yr
Range: $102K - $123K

$102K

$123K

$102,439 - $123,425 Range

St Lawrence College
3.9

St Lawrence College

Professor

$120,292

 /yr
Range: $118K - $124K

$118K

$124K

$117,861 - $123,830 Range

Algonquin College
4.3

Algonquin College

Professor - Hourly

$85

 /hr
Range: $76 - $90

$76

$90

$76 - $90 Range

Sheridan College (Canada)
4.1

Sheridan College (Canada)

Professor

$105,067

 /yr
Range: $84K - $120K

$84K

$120K

$83,727 - $120,369 Range

Conestoga College
4.4

Conestoga College

Professor - Hourly

$92

 /hr
Range: $26 - $130

$26

$130

$26 - $130 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Professor salaries

The national average salary for a Professor is $150,820 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see a Professor salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 2959 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Professor employees.

The highest salary for a Professor in Canada is $198,818 per year.

The lowest salary for a Professor in Canada is $114,409 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent professor salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$190,000
per year
A Professor in the Ottawa Area area reported making $190,000 per year
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10+ years experience
Ottawa Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
$195,000
per year
A Professor in the Montreal Area area reported making $195,000 per year
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10+ years experience
Montreal Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
$60,000
per year
A Professor in the Ottawa Area area reported making $60,000 per year
Job Highlights
Ottawa Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$133,000
per year
A Professor in the Edmonton Area area reported making $133,000 per year
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10+ years experience
Edmonton Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$28
hourly
A Professor in the Toronto Area area reported making $28 per hour
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1-2 years experience
Toronto Area area
 
Part-time
501 to 1000 employees
$114,000
per year
A Professor in the Montreal Area area reported making $114,000 per year
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3-4 years experience
Montreal Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$77,177
per year
A Professor in the Toronto Area area reported making $77,177 per year
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10+ years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
College / University
$121,000
per year
A Professor in the Victoria Area area reported making $121,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Victoria Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$92,000
per year
A Faculty in the Vancouver Area area reported making $92,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Vancouver Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$116
hourly
A Professor - Partial Load in the London Area area reported making $116 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Contract
 
501 to 1000 employees
College / University