Essex County College: Faculty & Salaries

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Full-time
Faculty
125
Quality of education at any specific college strongly depends on people who teach there.

In this report for Essex County College 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
$86,000
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.

Monthly faculty salaries at Essex County College vary approximately from $5,000 to $10,000. The average full-time faculty salary at this college is approximately $86,000 a year - which is 27% lower than New Jersey average faculty compensation.

Women faculty members at the college are paid $6,505 a month on average; which is lower than average men faculty salaries - $7,763 a month.

Faculty Rank
School Average
NJ Average
Difference

Professor
$108,888
$161,751
-33%

Associate professor
$93,360
$111,992
-17%

Assistant professor
$77,424
$91,020
-15%

Instructor
$61,860
$67,448
-8%

Lecturer
$92,292
$75,818
+22%

Annual Faculty Wages
Students to Faculty Ratios

Essex County College Faculty Compensation and Workload Chart
Students to
Faculty Ratio
30 : 1
Essex County College has a bit disappointing, 30:1 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 Essex County College versus nearby colleges.

Faculty Ranking and Demographics

The full-time faculty at Essex County College includes 30 professors, 30 associate professors, 34 assistant professors, 28 instructors, and 3 lecturers - 63 men and 62 women:
Essex County College 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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