College of William and Mary: Faculty & Salaries

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Full-time
Faculty
612
Quality of education at any specific college strongly depends on people who teach there.

In this report for College of William and Mary 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
$91,000
As a rule, well-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 salaries at College of William and Mary vary approximately from $45,000 to $118,000. The average full-time faculty salary at this college is approximately $91,000 a year -- this is 29% higher than Virginia average faculty compensation.

Faculty Rank
School Average
VA Average
Difference

Professor
$117,605
$102,659
+15%

Associate professor
$86,842
$73,467
+18%

Assistant professor
$65,872
$58,031
+14%

Instructor
$45,603
$44,290
+3%

Lecturer
$66,649
$51,273
+30%

Annual Faculty Wages
Students to Faculty Ratios

College of William and Mary Faculty Compensation and Workload Chart
Students to
Faculty Ratio
12 : 1
College of William and Mary has a pretty good, 12:1 students-to-faculty ratio.

Low ratios typically 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 College of William and Mary versus nearby colleges.

Faculty Ranking and Demographics

The full-time faculty at College of William and Mary consists of 225 professors, 188 associate professors, 162 assistant professors, 27 instructors, and 10 lecturers - 375 men and 237 women:
College of William and Mary Faculty Demographics Chart

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

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