River Parishes Community College: Faculty & Salaries

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Full-time
Faculty
47
Quality of education at any specific college strongly depends on people who teach there.

In this report for River Parishes 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, 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.

Monthly faculty salaries at River Parishes 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, it is 34% lower than Louisiana average faculty compensation.

Women faculty members at this school are paid $4,353 a month on average; it is about the same as average men faculty salaries, $4,489 a month.

Faculty Rank
School Average
LA Average
Difference

Professor
$59,592
$120,007
-50%

Associate professor
$59,952
$88,648
-32%

Assistant professor
$58,104
$76,141
-24%

Instructor
$48,108
$52,118
-8%

Unranked Teacher
$53,328
$54,537
-2%

Annual Faculty Wages
Students to Faculty Ratios

River Parishes Community College Faculty Compensation and Workload Chart
Students to
Faculty Ratio
33 : 1
River Parishes Community College has a quite disappointing, 33:1 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 River Parishes Community College versus nearby colleges.

Faculty Ranking and Demographics

The full-time faculty at River Parishes Community College consists of 2 professors, 6 associate professors, 13 assistant professors, 25 instructors, and 1 unranked teacher - 21 men and 26 women:
River Parishes 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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