Highland Community College: Faculty & Salaries

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Full-time
Faculty
57
Quality of education at any specific college strongly depends on people who teach there.

In this report for Highland Community 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
$59,000
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 Highland Community College vary approximately from $4,000 to $5,000. The average full-time faculty salary at this college is approximately $59,000 a year - which is 29% lower than Kansas average faculty compensation.

Women faculty members at the school are paid $4,974 a month on average; which is almost equal to average men faculty salaries - $4,917 a month.

Faculty Rank
School Average
KS Average
Difference

Instructor
$59,316
$57,943
+2%

Annual Faculty Wages
Students to Faculty Ratios

Highland Community College Faculty Compensation and Workload Chart
Students to
Faculty Ratio
12 : 1
Highland Community College has a pretty good, 12:1 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 Highland Community College versus nearby colleges.

Faculty Ranking and Demographics

The full-time faculty at Highland Community College includes 57 instructors - 31 men and 26 women:
Highland Community 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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