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Geography Professors in Alabama

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16.7% Jobs Projection
$76,640 Median Salary
0 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Geography Professors in Alabama are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Geography Professors in Alabama is growing faster than average.

  • Geography Professors in Alabama earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Geography Professors Work in Alabama?

There were approximately 40 workers employed as Geography Professors in this state in 2018.

There were 70 Geography Professors employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 30 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Geography Professors in AL Employment Trend

The typical state has 110 Geography Professors working in it, which means Alabama has fewer Geography Professors than average.

Geography Professors in AL vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Alabama

Jobs for Geography Professors in this state are growing at a rate of 16.7% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 8.0%.

Job Projections for Geography Professors: Nation vs. AL

Alabama Annual Job Openings

The BLS is projecting 0 annual Geography Professors job openings in Alabama, and 70 total jobs in the year 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 400 annual jobs and 5,400 total jobs in 2026.

What do Geography Professors Make in Alabama?

In 2018 wages for Geography Professors ranged from $55,060 to $102,340 with $76,640 being the median annual salary.

The median salary in Alabama is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Geography Professors Earnings: AL vs. National Average

Top States for Geography Professors Employment

The table below shows the states where most Geography Professors work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Texas 280 $85,120
California 280 $0
Massachusetts 230 $87,530
Ohio 220 $88,960
New York 220 $78,480
Virginia 220 $0
Pennsylvania 180 $90,260
Wisconsin 160 $70,140
Illinois 150 $77,490
Colorado 150 $75,520
Michigan 150 $80,080
Maryland 140 $88,150
North Carolina 120 $77,550
Washington 110 $66,240
Florida 100 $94,370
Minnesota 100 $75,320
Missouri 70 $73,530
Georgia 60 $76,470
Oklahoma 60 $54,250
Oregon 60 $76,250

Below are the states where Geography Professors get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
Florida $94,370
Arizona $92,080
Pennsylvania $90,260
Ohio $88,960
Maryland $88,150
Massachusetts $87,530
New Jersey $87,120
Texas $85,120
Nevada $82,320
Michigan $80,080

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Occupation AL Employment Total
Psychology Professors 400
Political Science Professors 150
Sociology Professors 140
Economics Professors 130
Anthropology and Archeology Professors 40

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