Academy of Art University: Faculty & Salaries

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Full-time
Faculty
256
Quality of education at any specific college strongly depends on people who teach there.

In this report for Academy of Art University we provide you with information about faculty structure, salaries, and class sizes, as well as comparisons to competing and nearby colleges.

Faculty Compensation and Workload

Average
Faculty Salary
$79,000
As a rule, adequately compensated instructors are better motivated and have more opportunities to concentrate on teaching; therefore, we consider faculty compensation to be an important factor for evaluating education quality.

Faculty monthly salaries at Academy of Art University vary approximately from $6,000 to $7,000. The average full-time faculty salary at this college is approximately $79,000 a year - that is 31% lower than California average faculty compensation.

Women faculty members at the college are paid $6,357 a month on average; it is slightly lower than average men faculty salaries - $6,716 a month.

Faculty Rank
School Average
CA Average
Difference

Unranked Teacher
$78,888
$65,974
+20%

Annual Faculty Wages
Students to Faculty Ratios

Academy of Art University Faculty Compensation and Workload Chart
Students to
Faculty Ratio
20 : 1
Academy of Art University has a reasonably decent, 20:1 students-to-faculty ratio.

Low ratios usually imply smaller class size, more attention to students, better quality of education, and higher satisfaction both for students and instructors. High ratios are usually a sign of the opposite.

Use the charts above to compare faculty compensation and workload at Academy of Art University versus nearby colleges.

Faculty Ranking and Demographics

The full-time faculty at Academy of Art University includes 256 unranked teachers - 155 men and 101 women:
Academy of Art University Faculty Demographics Chart

Please note that faculty rank (e.g. associate professor, lecturer, instructor) is usually assigned by the college itself.

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