Professor Career Path

Are you thinking of becoming a professor or already started your career and planning the next step? Learn how to become a professor, what skills you need to succeed, how to advance your career and get promoted, and what levels of pay to expect at each step on your career path. Explore new professor job openings and options for career transitions into related roles.

Seniority Levels

L2

Professor

Alias: Graduate Professor, Associate Professor...(3)
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2 - 4Years of Experience
£80,134Avg. Annual Salary
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L3

Mid-level Professor

Alias: Senior Professor
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No Years of Experience Reports
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L4

Adjunct Professor

Alias: Lead Professor
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No Years of Experience Reports
£59,263Avg. Annual Salary
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Salary Trajectory

Professor Career Path

£90K
£68K
£45K
£23K
£0
L2
L4
Seniority Levels
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Important Skill Sets for the Professor Career Path

Teaching Experience
Microsoft Office Suite
AWS
CAD/CAM

Professor Career Transitions

Your skills as a professor can prepare you to transition into related roles, such as lecturer or research professor, which could open up different career paths for you. Below are the most common professor career transitions, along with typical salaries and skill requirements.