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How much does a Professor make?

Updated 21 Oct 2021
£80,890 /yr
Average Base Pay

303 salaries

£55K

Low

£81K

Average

£119K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Professor is £80,890 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see Professor salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 303 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Professor employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Professor£80,890 /yr
L3
Mid-level ProfessorNo Salary Reports
L4
Adjunct Professor£58,918 /yr
Career Path

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Assistant Professor

£48,014

per year

Faculty

£36,838

per year

Associate Professor

£58,840

per year

Instructor

£25,717

per year

Salaries in United Kingdom

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University College London
4.3

University College London

Professor

£94,700

 /yr
Range: £70K - £144K
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£70K

£144K

£69,902 - £144,007 Range

Imperial College London
4.4

Imperial College London

Professor

£85,500

 /yr
Range: £54K - £114K

£54K

£114K

£53,816 - £113,568 Range

King's College London
4.1

King's College London

Professor

£85,611

 /yr
Range: £64K - £151K

£64K

£151K

£64,000 - £150,686 Range

Oxford University
4.3

Oxford University

Professor

£114,022

 /yr
Range: £29K - £700K

£29K

£700K

£29,122 - £699,614 Range

University of Edinburgh
4.3

University of Edinburgh

Professor

£85,324

 /yr
Range: £25K - £134K

£25K

£134K

£25,000 - £133,680 Range

University of Warwick
4.3

University of Warwick

Professor

£99,896

 /yr
Range: £79K - £156K

£79K

£156K

£79,023 - £155,804 Range

University of Manchester
4.3

University of Manchester

Professor

£101,330

 /yr
Range: £71K - £154K

£71K

£154K

£71,280 - £153,867 Range

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Queen Mary, University of London
4.2

Queen Mary, University of London

Professor

£77,433

 /yr
Range: £64K - £107K

£64K

£107K

£63,716 - £107,000 Range

Cardiff University
4.2

Cardiff University

Professor

£72,889

 /yr
Range: £69K - £105K

£69K

£105K

£68,843 - £105,378 Range

University of Nottingham
4.3

University of Nottingham

Professor

£82,085

 /yr
Range: £64K - £87K

£64K

£87K

£64,226 - £87,000 Range

University of Newcastle (UK)
4.5

University of Newcastle (UK)

Professor

£75,214

 /yr
Range: £56K - £83K

£56K

£83K

£56,314 - £83,000 Range

University of Sussex
4.4

University of Sussex

Professor

£71,410

 /yr
Range: £69K - £107K

£69K

£107K

£68,727 - £107,115 Range

University of Cambridge
4.3

University of Cambridge

Professor

£101,550

 /yr
Range: £86K - £150K

£86K

£150K

£86,106 - £150,000 Range

University of Bristol
4.3

University of Bristol

Professor

£84,000

 /yr
Range: £68K - £94K

£68K

£94K

£68,009 - £93,842 Range

University of Leeds
4.3

University of Leeds

Professor

£98,503

 /yr
Range: £69K - £127K

£69K

£127K

£69,243 - £127,197 Range

University of Birmingham
4.2

University of Birmingham

Professor

£71,937

 /yr
Range: £68K - £112K

£68K

£112K

£68,022 - £111,866 Range

University of Southampton
4.2

University of Southampton

Professor

£74,337

 /yr
Range: £67K - £123K

£67K

£123K

£67,000 - £122,786 Range

University of Liverpool
4.2

University of Liverpool

Professor

£72,692

 /yr
Range: £69K - £118K

£69K

£118K

£68,601 - £117,698 Range

University of Bath
4.4

University of Bath

Professor

£72,472

 /yr
Range: £70K - £81K

£70K

£81K

£70,017 - £81,463 Range

Lancaster University
4.4

Lancaster University

Professor

£71,383

 /yr
Range: £66K - £77K

£66K

£77K

£66,285 - £76,895 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Professor salaries

The national average salary for a Professor is £80,890 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see a Professor salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 303 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Professor employees.

The highest salary for a Professor in United Kingdom is £119,327 per year.

The lowest salary for a Professor in United Kingdom is £54,835 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

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

£86,000
per year
A Professor in the London Area area reported making £86,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
£75,000
per year
A Professor in the Bristol Area area reported making £75,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Bristol Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
£60,000
per year
A Professor in the Newcastle upon Tyne Area area reported making £60,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Newcastle upon Tyne Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
£84,000
per year
A Professor in the Slough Area area reported making £84,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Slough Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
£80,000
per year
A Professor in the Gloucester Area area reported making £80,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Gloucester Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
£12
hourly
A Professor of Slavic Languages and Literatures in the Manchester Area area reported making £12 per hour
Job Highlights
Manchester Area area
Contract
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
£65,000
per year
A Professor in the Exeter Area area reported making £65,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Exeter Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
£60
hourly
A Professor in the Southampton Area area reported making £60 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Southampton Area area
Contract
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
£45
hourly
A Visiting Professor in the Aberdeen Area area reported making £45 per hour
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Aberdeen Area area
Contract
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
£15,000
monthly
A Professor in the London Area area reported making £15,000 per month
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government