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Business Professors in North Carolina

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15.9% Jobs Projection
$72,920 Median Salary
270 Job Openings

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

  • Projected employment for Business Professors in North Carolina is growing faster than average.

  • Business Professors in North Carolina earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Business Professors Work in North Carolina?

3,440 people worked as Business Professors in 2018 in this state.

There were 3,480 Business Professors employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 40 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Business Professors in NC Employment Trend

The typical state has 1,035 Business Professors working in it, which means North Carolina has more Business Professors than average.

Business Professors in NC vs. the Average State

Job Projections for North Carolina

Jobs for Business Professors in this state are growing at a rate of 15.9% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 18.0%.

Job Projections for Business Professors: Nation vs. NC

North Carolina Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates 270 annual job openings, and a total of 3,280 jobs for North Carolina Business Professors in 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 10,400 annual jobs and 123,000 total jobs in 2026.

What do Business Professors Make in North Carolina?

In 2018 wages for Business Professors ranged from $42,310 to $151,040 with $72,920 being the median annual salary.

The median salary in North Carolina is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Business Professors Earnings: NC vs. National Average

Top North Carolina Metros for Business Professors

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

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Raleigh, NC 750 $83,600
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC 560 $73,570
Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC 500 $64,340
Greensboro-High Point, NC 430 $64,560
Durham-Chapel Hill, NC 310 $109,730
Wilmington, NC 90 $82,270
Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton, NC 80 $56,300
Asheville, NC 80 $67,690
Fayetteville, NC 80 $73,290

Top States for Business Professors Employment

View the list below to see where most Business Professors work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
New York 8,910 $85,150
Texas 6,060 $92,940
Pennsylvania 5,490 $73,570
California 4,980 $125,810
Massachusetts 4,050 $94,440
Illinois 4,030 $81,000
Ohio 3,900 $87,390
North Carolina 3,440 $72,920
Florida 3,190 $83,530
Virginia 2,830 $0
Indiana 2,700 $0
Tennessee 2,540 $70,770
New Jersey 2,510 $96,490
Michigan 2,350 $93,440
Georgia 1,930 $70,630
Colorado 1,540 $71,420
Minnesota 1,360 $80,720
Washington 1,350 $65,390
Louisiana 1,240 $61,420
Wisconsin 1,210 $92,180

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

State Annual Median Salary
California $125,810
Rhode Island $114,340
Maryland $104,150
Iowa $103,310
District of Columbia $97,340
New Jersey $96,490
New Hampshire $96,320
Massachusetts $94,440
Michigan $93,440
Texas $92,940


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