Simpson College: Faculty & Salaries

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Full-time
Faculty
90
Quality of education at any specific college strongly depends on people who teach there.

In this report for Simpson 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
$77,000
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 Simpson College vary approximately from $5,000 to $8,000. The average full-time faculty salary at this college is approximately $77,000 a year, that is 16% lower than Iowa average faculty compensation.

Women faculty members at this school are paid $6,210 a month on average; it is slightly lower than average men faculty salaries, $6,608 a month.

Faculty Rank
School Average
IA Average
Difference

Professor
$90,492
$124,755
-27%

Associate professor
$73,092
$93,966
-22%

Assistant professor
$65,004
$78,656
-17%

Instructor
$60,228
$63,173
-5%

Annual Faculty Wages
Students to Faculty Ratios

Simpson College Faculty Compensation and Workload Chart
Students to
Faculty Ratio
13 : 1
Simpson College has a pretty good, 13:1 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 Simpson College versus nearby colleges.

Faculty Ranking and Demographics

The full-time faculty at Simpson College consists of 38 professors, 18 associate professors, 29 assistant professors, and 5 instructors - 49 men and 41 women:
Simpson 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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