Mercy College of Health Sciences: Faculty & Salaries

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Full-time
Faculty
48
Quality of education at any specific college strongly depends on people who teach there.

In this report for Mercy College of Health Sciences 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
$61,000
As a rule, properly 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 Mercy College of Health Sciences vary approximately from $3,000 to $7,000. The average full-time faculty salary at this college is approximately $61,000 a year - that is 34% lower than Iowa average faculty compensation.

Women faculty members at the school are paid $5,009 a month on average; that is slightly lower than average men faculty salaries - $5,379 a month.

Faculty Rank
School Average
IA Average
Difference

Professor
$72,768
$124,755
-42%

Associate professor
$64,284
$93,966
-32%

Assistant professor
$62,052
$78,656
-21%

Instructor
$57,192
$63,173
-9%

Lecturer
$49,152
$68,803
-29%

Unranked Teacher
$44,940
$59,761
-25%

Annual Faculty Wages
Students to Faculty Ratios

Mercy College of Health Sciences Faculty Compensation and Workload Chart
Students to
Faculty Ratio
7 : 1
Mercy College of Health Sciences has a very good, 7:1 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 Mercy College of Health Sciences versus nearby colleges.

Faculty Ranking and Demographics

The full-time faculty at Mercy College of Health Sciences consists of 4 professors, 8 associate professors, 20 assistant professors, 12 instructors, 2 lecturers, and 2 unranked teachers - 8 men and 40 women:
Mercy College of Health Sciences 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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