How much does a Professor make?

Updated Jun 14, 2021
CA$149k /yr
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2,923 salaries

CA$114k

Low

CA$149k

Average

CA$196k

High

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The national average salary for a Professor is $149,017 in Canada. Filter by location to see Professor salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 2,923 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Professor employees.

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ProfessorCA$149k /yr
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Adjunct ProfessorCA$112k /yr
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Assistant Professor

CA$118,037

per year

Faculty

CA$135,839

per year

Associate Professor

CA$134,799

per year

Instructor

CA$70,382

per year

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University of Ottawa
4.4

University of Ottawa

Professor

CA$141,230

 /yr
Range: CA$95k - CA$194k
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CA$95k

CA$194k

CA$94,868 - CA$193,908 Range

University of Western Ontario
4.4

University of Western Ontario

Professor

CA$160,057

 /yr
Range: CA$118k - CA$343k

CA$118k

CA$343k

CA$117,731 - CA$343,360 Range

University of Waterloo
4.4

University of Waterloo

Professor

CA$169,832

 /yr
Range: CA$119k - CA$237k

CA$119k

CA$237k

CA$119,055 - CA$237,041 Range

McMaster University
4.4

McMaster University

Professor

CA$162,321

 /yr
Range: CA$109k - CA$354k

CA$109k

CA$354k

CA$109,308 - CA$354,253 Range

University of Guelph
4.4

University of Guelph

Professor

CA$154,157

 /yr
Range: CA$117k - CA$221k

CA$117k

CA$221k

CA$117,294 - CA$220,787 Range

Ryerson University
4.4

Ryerson University

Professor

CA$160,535

 /yr
Range: CA$119k - CA$236k

CA$119k

CA$236k

CA$118,976 - CA$236,300 Range

Humber College
4.2

Humber College

Professor

CA$120,273

 /yr
Range: CA$79k - CA$160k

CA$79k

CA$160k

CA$78,744 - CA$160,288 Range

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University of Windsor
4.4

University of Windsor

Professor

CA$154,956

 /yr
Range: CA$117k - CA$264k

CA$117k

CA$264k

CA$117,151 - CA$263,669 Range

Lakehead University

Professor

CA$146,623

 /yr
Range: CA$117k - CA$174k

CA$117k

CA$174k

CA$116,820 - CA$173,638 Range

Seneca College
4.1

Seneca College

Professor

CA$116,915

 /yr
Range: CA$82k - CA$128k

CA$82k

CA$128k

CA$82,458 - CA$128,191 Range

Fanshawe College
4.2

Fanshawe College

Professor

CA$117,609

 /yr
Range: CA$72k - CA$127k

CA$72k

CA$127k

CA$72,257 - CA$126,676 Range

George Brown College
4.3

George Brown College

Professor

CA$118,448

 /yr
Range: CA$100k - CA$139k

CA$100k

CA$139k

CA$100,000 - CA$138,924 Range

St. Clair College
4.5

St. Clair College

Professor

CA$120,258

 /yr
Range: CA$116k - CA$132k

CA$116k

CA$132k

CA$116,066 - CA$132,220 Range

Algonquin College
4.4

Algonquin College

Professor

CA$119,591

 /yr
Range: CA$114k - CA$150k

CA$114k

CA$150k

CA$113,834 - CA$149,625 Range

Mount Royal University
4.1

Mount Royal University

Professor

CA$133,283

 /yr
Range: CA$110k - CA$162k

CA$110k

CA$162k

CA$109,691 - CA$161,948 Range

Georgian College
4.3

Georgian College

Professor

CA$117,733

 /yr
Range: CA$116k - CA$122k

CA$116k

CA$122k

CA$115,575 - CA$121,527 Range

St Lawrence College
3.8

St Lawrence College

Professor

CA$118,442

 /yr
Range: CA$116k - CA$122k

CA$116k

CA$122k

CA$116,049 - CA$121,926 Range

Sheridan College (Canada)
4.2

Sheridan College (Canada)

Professor

CA$107,108

 /yr
Range: CA$82k - CA$119k

CA$82k

CA$119k

CA$82,439 - CA$118,518 Range

Algonquin College
4.4

Algonquin College

Professor - Hourly

CA$83

 /hr
Range: CA$80 - CA$89

CA$80

CA$89

CA$80 - CA$89 Range

Conestoga College
4.5

Conestoga College

Professor - Hourly

CA$89

 /hr
Range: CA$26 - CA$128

CA$26

CA$128

CA$26 - CA$128 Range

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Frequently asked questions about Professor salaries

The average salary for a Professor is CA$149,017 in Canada. Salaries estimates are based on 2923 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Professor employees in Canada.

The highest salary for a Professor in Canada is CA$195,620 per year.

The lowest salary for a Professor in Canada is CA$113,516 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

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$99
hourly
A Professor in the Toronto Area area reported making $99 per hour
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10+ years experience
Toronto Area area
Contract
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$92
hourly
A Part Time Professor in the Toronto Area area reported making $92 per hour
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3-4 years experience
Toronto Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$80
hourly
A Professor in the Ottawa Area area reported making $80 per hour
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3-4 years experience
Ottawa Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$45,000
per year
A Professor in the Toronto Area area reported making $45,000 per year
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1-2 years experience
Toronto Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$106
hourly
A Professor in the Kitchener Area area reported making $106 per hour
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1-2 years experience
Kitchener Area area
Part-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
College / University
$135
hourly
A Professor in the Toronto Area area reported making $135 per hour
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10+ years experience
Toronto Area area
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$50,000
per year
A Professor in the Montreal Area area reported making $50,000 per year
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3-4 years experience
Montreal Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
College / University
$50,000
per year
A Professor in the Montreal Area area reported making $50,000 per year
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3-4 years experience
Montreal Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
College / University
$80
hourly
A Part Time Professor in the London Area area reported making $80 per hour
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5-7 years experience
London Area area
Contract
 
501 to 1000 employees
College / University
$85,000
per year
A Professor in the London Area area reported making $85,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Part-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
College / University