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Geography Professors in New Jersey

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$87,120 Median Salary
  • Geography Professors in New Jersey earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Geography Professors Work in New Jersey?

In 2018, there were 50 Geography Professors working in the state.

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

That’s a decline of 20 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Geography Professors in NJ Employment Trend

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

Geography Professors in NJ vs. the Average State

What do Geography Professors Make in New Jersey?

In 2018 wages for Geography Professors ranged from $37,260 to $202,270 with $87,120 being the median annual salary.

The median salary in New Jersey is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Geography Professors Earnings: NJ vs. National Average

Top New Jersey Metros for Geography Professors

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Geography Professors.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA 120 $85,410

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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