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Philosophy and Religion Professors in Georgia

Considering a career as a Philosophy & Religion Professor in Georgia?

13.5% Jobs Projection
$73,190 Median Salary
30 Job Openings

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

  • Projected employment for Philosophy and Religion Professors in Georgia is growing faster than average.

  • Philosophy and Religion Professors in Georgia earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Philosophy and Religion Professors Work in Georgia?

360 people worked as Philosophy and Religion Professors in 2018 in this state.

There were 390 Philosophy and Religion Professors employed in this state in 2017.

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

Philosophy and Religion Professors in GA Employment Trend

The typical state has 345 Philosophy and Religion Professors working in it, which means Georgia has more Philosophy and Religion Professors than average.

Philosophy and Religion Professors in GA vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Georgia

Jobs for Philosophy and Religion Professors in this state are growing at a rate of 13.5% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 12.3%.

Job Projections for Philosophy and Religion Professors: Nation vs. GA

Georgia Annual Job Openings

The BLS is projecting 30 annual Philosophy and Religion Professors job openings in Georgia, and 420 total jobs in the year 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 2,900 annual jobs and 35,700 total jobs in 2026.

What do Philosophy and Religion Professors Make in Georgia?

In 2018 wages for Philosophy and Religion Professors ranged from $29,640 to $132,780 with $73,190 being the median annual salary.

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

Philosophy and Religion Professors Earnings: GA vs. National Average

Top Georgia Metros for Philosophy and Religion Professors

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Philosophy and Religion Professors.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA 140 $91,740

Top States for Philosophy and Religion Professors Employment

View the list below to see where most Philosophy and Religion Professors work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
New York 3,530 $68,950
California 2,220 $94,300
Texas 1,520 $75,090
Pennsylvania 1,040 $74,380
Ohio 1,030 $66,040
Illinois 960 $75,270
Virginia 830 $63,840
Michigan 780 $77,370
North Carolina 740 $71,230
Massachusetts 700 $78,120
Florida 640 $78,060
Minnesota 540 $69,760
District of Columbia 530 $78,980
Missouri 520 $66,400
New Jersey 520 $73,940
Tennessee 490 $64,800
Connecticut 470 $71,400
Colorado 460 $56,650
Maryland 440 $78,730
Washington 390 $67,040

Below are the states where Philosophy and Religion Professors get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
California $94,300
New Hampshire $88,250
Rhode Island $82,290
Utah $80,720
District of Columbia $78,980
Maryland $78,730
Massachusetts $78,120
Florida $78,060
Idaho $77,550
Michigan $77,370

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Occupation GA Employment Total
Art, Drama, and Music Professors 1,390
English Language and Literature Professors 1,160
Foreign Language and Literature Professors 470
Communications Professors 400
History Professors 250

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