Mesalands Community College: Faculty & Salaries

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Full-time
Faculty
15
Quality of education at any specific college strongly depends on people who teach there.

In this report for Mesalands 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
$53,000
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 Mesalands Community College vary approximately from $4,000 to $5,000. The average full-time faculty salary at this college is approximately $53,000 a year - that is 34% lower than New Mexico average faculty compensation.

Women faculty members at this college are paid $4,595 a month on average; which is almost equal to average men faculty salaries - $4,384 a month.

Faculty Rank
School Average
NM Average
Difference

Instructor
$53,076
$59,464
-11%

Annual Faculty Wages
Students to Faculty Ratios

Mesalands Community College Faculty Compensation and Workload Chart
Students to
Faculty Ratio
16 : 1
Mesalands Community College has a decent, 16:1 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 Mesalands Community College versus nearby colleges.

Faculty Ranking and Demographics

The full-time faculty at Mesalands Community College consists of 15 instructors - 12 men and 3 women:
Mesalands Community College 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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