Memphis College of Art: Faculty & Salaries

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Full-time
Faculty
23
Quality of education at any specific college strongly depends on people who teach there.

In this report for Memphis College of Art 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
$54,000
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.

Monthly faculty salaries at Memphis College of Art vary approximately from $2,000 to $6,000. The average full-time faculty salary at this college is approximately $54,000 a year, which is 38% lower than Tennessee average faculty compensation.

Women faculty members at the college are paid $4,605 a month on average; that is almost equal to average men faculty salaries, $4,396 a month.

Faculty Rank
School Average
TN Average
Difference

Professor
$70,080
$124,400
-44%

Associate professor
$62,604
$87,339
-28%

Assistant professor
$50,364
$75,251
-33%

Instructor
$34,800
$54,055
-36%

Annual Faculty Wages
Students to Faculty Ratios

Memphis College of Art Faculty Compensation and Workload Chart
Students to
Faculty Ratio
10 : 1
Memphis College of Art has a good, 10:1 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 Memphis College of Art versus nearby colleges.

Faculty Ranking and Demographics

The full-time faculty at Memphis College of Art consists of 4 professors, 6 associate professors, 9 assistant professors, and 4 instructors - 9 men and 14 women:
Memphis College of Art 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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