What is the average community college professor salary?

The average community college professor salary is approximately $57,000 per year as of 2010. On the pay scale, community college professors in the top 10 percent make about $80,000 per year. Those in the bottom 10 percent of the salary range make about $45,000 per year. The amount of money that one can make in this profession depends on what she is teaching and how many courses she teaches. If one teaches during the summer in addition to teaching throughout the year, she can make more money than she would be able to if she took the summer off.